Deppie Thomas

Deppie Thomas

Friendly misanthrope and art lover. Loves to sing, draw, write, and go to the movies. Has an unhealthy obsession with kittens and caffeine.

Favorite films

  • Tale of Tales
  • Good Omens
  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • The Man Who Wasn't There

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  • The Power of the Dog

    ★★★½

  • Dune

  • Trollhunters: Rise Of The Titans

    ★★½

  • The Father

    ★★★★★

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  • The Power of the Dog

    The Power of the Dog

    Cumberbatch is such an extraordinary actor it physically hurts.

    Jane Campion is a great filmmaker, but unfortunately she created such a high standard for me by directing one of my favorite movies ever (The Piano), everything else just falls short in comparison.

    Is this a return to form and beautifully crafted? Yes. But, on the flipside, it is so ridiculously understated, full of nuance and restraint and shite people usually mean as a compliment whereas it is just so many…

  • Dune

    Dune

    Shallow, underwritten, superficial, self important, visually safe. This film is such a sellout I feel embarrassed for Villeneuve. There's nothing remotely interesting or artistically original about it. It's an art film for marvel apologists.

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  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman

    So, this actually happened. I am not dreaming, I checked. The AFI has snubbed Blade Runner out of this year's ten best films, while including this one.

    Oh my.

    Where to start? I watched this film because I love a good female action heroine and everyone kept telling me what a great directorial effort Patty Jenkins' was. Well, let me assure you, in this year of mass internet hysteria, the only genuine thing I have to say about Patty Jenkins…

  • Pinocchio