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  • Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

    Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

    ★½

    I don't even know where to start here...

    Maybe with the fact that I was a huge Kevin Smith fan since I saw Clerks on VHS in the mid 90s up until "Zack And Miri..." then I lost interest. I haven't seen any of Smith's output after that.

    This film for some reason piqued my curiosity even though I knew it would be terrible. And it is, it's fairly appalling. There are a few funny lines and Mewes certainly has…

  • The Darjeeling Limited

    The Darjeeling Limited

    ★★½

    Not great by any stretch of the imagination.

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  • The Street Fighter

    The Street Fighter

    ★★★★

    He is one mean bastard from Okinawa and I don't mean in a not sharing his chips on the way home kinda way.

    Sonny Chiba has never been better than as Terry Tsurugi. A guy, to quote Clarence from "True Romance", "Well, he ain't so much a good guy as he is just a bad mother fucker. I mean, he gets paid by people to fuck guys up." And by Christ does he fuck people up.

    It's not as fluid…

  • Argo

    Argo

    ★★★★½

    It's funny how things work out.

    Ben Affleck was once considered the weaker half of his partnership with Matt Damon. To be fair a lot of Affleck's acting output would do nothing to suggest otherwise but there have been moments along the way where he has outshone his counterpart. His portrayal of George Reeves in "Hollywoodland" comes to mind.

    When it comes to directorial work the man who played Holden McNeil shows us where he should have focused his attention…