Lee Curtis

Editor at Onscreen Magazine. Movie Fanatic. Cinema Lover. Falmouth Uni Film Grad.

Favorite films

  • The Shining
  • 3:10 to Yuma
  • Toy Story
  • Drive

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  • Dune

    ★★★★

  • The Little Things

    ★★

  • Halloween II

    ★★★

  • Halloween

    ★★★★★

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  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★

    The director who made a masterpiece of the Blade Runner sequel that never could has now filmed the unfilmable in a sprawling sci-fi spectacle that astonishes with its visuals, sound, and scope.

  • The Little Things

    The Little Things

    ★★

    What this by the books detective drama may lack in originality it makes up for with an intriguing mystery and a killer cast.

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  • Chinatown

    Chinatown

    ★★★★½

    Forget a review, It's Chinatown.

  • Black Hawk Down

    Black Hawk Down

    ★★★★½

    Scott described the film as ‘anti-war, but pro-military’ and that is certainly true. There’s no single star-lead protagonist, but a team of individual heroes. There’s no sentimental bullshit; showing the families back home or close-ups of American flags fluttering in the wind. Instead Scott bravely removes these genre clichés and replaces them with the gritty reality of war.

    Typically of Scott there’s an incredible attention to detail, with even something as small as a hot shell casing burning a soldier’s…