Month: July 2018

Margarita with a Straw (Film) Review

An Indian coming-of-age tale this week and it’s a pretty nice one really. Certainly more joyful than the fucking miserable Duck Butter from last week. Thank God because I was not down for that much introspection again, not for a while anyway. *Spoilers* Margarita with a Straw (2014) […]

Skyscraper

Skyscraper (2018) IMDB Synopsis A father goes to great lengths to save his family from a burning skyscraper. *Spoilers* This film does exactly what it says on the tin. Dwayne Johnson is Will Sawyer, a security expert (with a past) who is currently consulting in Hong Kong for […]

The First Purge

The First Purge (2018) IMDB Synopsis After the rise of a third political party, the New Founding Fathers of America, an experiment is conducted, no laws for 12 hours on Staten Island. No one must stay during the experiment yet there is $5,000 for anyone who does. *Spoilers* […]

Marrowbone

The Secret of Marrowbone (2018) or Marrowbone (original and much better title) IMDB Synopsis A young man and his three younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in […]

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) IMDB Synopsis The drug war on the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated as the cartels have begun trafficking terrorists across the US border. To fight the war, federal agent Matt Graver re-teams with the mercurial Alejandro. *Spoilers* This film has a crazy cool cast […]

Hereditary – Second Viewing

*Slightly spoiler-y* I’ve already reviewed Hereditary here but I managed to catch it again last week, just before it left the theaters in Brighton. I absolutely love it and more so on second viewing. It is such a unique experience and while it isn’t perfect (what the hell […]