Recently added or updated. (Note: I’m still getting caught up from the 2016 end-of-year awards screening flurry; those entries’ll be fleshed out in due time.)
Superb sci-fi action on which one could easily teach a college course or three.
Read More »
Not for everyone, but well worth the time for the rest.
Suspenseful, deeply powerful, and Pattinson leaves Edward Cullen in his dust.
Fun for fans of the group, but Eastwood wasn’t the right director for the project.
Just *SEE THIS*. Seriously.
A mashup of renowned predecessors, but holds great promise.
An unmissable inquiry into international dealing and equity.
One of my favorites of 2014. Just so, so charming.
Magnificent for me, probably Time Well Spent for others, but a lovely two hours in any case.
Fresh and engaging, Aliens meets Groundhog Day.
Sugarcoats despite promising not to, but pulls it together for a spectacular third act.
The most tension since The Hurt Locker.
Needed more Loki, but perhaps that’s just me.
Heartfelt and well-acted, but some narrative elements just didn’t add up.
Hated it so much I don’t even want to talk about it.
One script revision away from perfection.
Great pairing with Crimes and Misdemeanors.
Well-crafted, with wildly exciting action sequences.