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  • Birdemic: Shock and Terror

    Birdemic: Shock and Terror

    I think this FILM tugged at the thread of my unravelling sanity. I've lost it. I was genuinely moved by BIRDEMIC. Lord help me.

    You can hear it all on the latest TOTAL REBOOT

  • Dinner Rush

    Dinner Rush

    ★★★★½

    I'd never even heard of this film before, but on an upcoming episode of The Mitchen they got me to put together some of my favourite "Food Movies" and Mitch Orr brought this up to me as the one that amped him up the most as a young chef.

    This movie is so up my alley. Another entry in the great tradition of one hectic night in New York set in the world of fine dining and pre-9/11 mob affiliation.…

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  • Cujo

    Cujo

    ★★★

    When I worked with Dee Wallace she asked me to run and grab her some honey to help her voice with her big screaming scene. As I handed it to her she said “you wouldn’t believe how much of this stuff I went through on Cujo”.

  • The Castle

    The Castle

    ★★★★★

    I maybe hadn’t seen this for nearly twenty years. It’s reputation as the great Australian classic proceeds itself. And probably the reason why I hadn’t revisited it. I think I had this fear that it would be terribly uninteresting because it’s the most revered comedy from a country who’s mainstream audiences seem to be more often than not so fucking regressive in their comedic taste. 

    But, thankfully, in this instance Darryl Kerrigan would have the opportunity to tell me that…

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  • Tenet

    Tenet

    ★★½

    If INCEPTION was Nolan's take on THE MATRIX, this is his take on TERMINATOR.

    I've got reviews coming out for this on ABC Radio National and The Mix on ABC later this week.

    The strong start of this film promises a contemporary take on le Carré with an intriguing science fiction twist. I think Nolan almost expresses some really difficult concepts in a really succinct visual way but falls short by overcomplicating everything and overloading us with exposition.

    There's a…

  • Sonic the Hedgehog

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    Saw this in 4DX and I am shocked to report that a majority of the experience is stimulation of the ass.