Most of the time I'm just enjoying the soundtrack.
The Lost City of Melbourne 2022
What a special film to see at MIFF. You leave the theatre, and on your walk through the CBD to your next session, you take notice of Melbourne's historic buildings with a new-found appreciation.
One of the major things that inspired my move to Melbourne in 2019 was the arts/ entertainment scene with all it's marvellous theatres you can attend. While it's devastating to see there used to be so many more of these places throughout the city's history that…
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989
My favourite Indiana Jones AND my favourite Sean Connery film.
It's the father/ son story that does it for me. The chemistry between Harrison Ford and Sean Connery makes for one of the most entertaining duos in any movie. Their delivery in every comedic moment never fails to get me. Two heroic screen icons feeding off each other has never been more fun. With Spielberg now reconciling with his regular personal theme of estranged fathers, there's also an emotional undercurrent…
John Wick: Chapter 4 2023
Some of the most creative, slickest stunt and fight choreography you'll see. Unfortunately that ~50 minutes of excitement loses momentum being stuck alongside two thirds of uncompelling, over-padded film. Beautiful shot, but forgets to be consistently fun.
The Simpsons in Plusaversary 2021
Mickey Mouse has The Simpsons creators at gunpoint
In My Blood It Runs 2019
You know something isn't right when a white teacher is reading a book about the Dreamtime to Aboriginal children and she says "I don't get any of this stuff".