Moonlight has a great message, but it is not a great movie.

Doctor Strange

Like the equally semi-tolerable Batman vs. Superman and Suicide Squad, this is a film whose form transcends substance.

A Man Called Ove

To paraphrase the theme of Mash, suicide may be painless, but it is life that brings on many changes.

American Honey

This film lasted 2 hours and 43 minutes. Enough said.

The Accountant

The three minute ending was surprisingly moving, and it helped you to forget the confusingĀ  two hours that preceded it.


Everyone should see this extraordinary film, while trial lawyers have to see it.

The Dressmaker

If you liked great Australian films like The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994), Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002), The Castle (1997) and The Sapphires (2012), then add this movie to that wonderful… Continue reading

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The Girl on the Train

This is a hopeless film about hopeless people.