IHE has written 6 reviews for films rated ★★½ .

  • Trolls World Tour

    Trolls World Tour

    ★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Right let me explain something to you. As the #1 Dreamworks fan around (I was literally weeping during the 25 years celebration at the beginning) I have to say this movie is probably the best movie ever made (at least until the inevitable sequel which will blow my mind again 🤯). You get to see trolls have fun. You get to see trolls give birth! You get to see the trolls dance to famous hits like “one more time” by…

  • The Hangover

    The Hangover

    ★★½

    Has some annoying humour but is funnier than I remember overall

  • Death Proof

    Death Proof

    ★★½

    Extended Cut: ⭐️⭐️1/2Grindhouse Cut: ⭐️⭐️⭐️

  • Missing Link

    Missing Link

    ★★½

    These Laika movies are like the inverse of Marvel films, instead of being visually bland with great characters and chemistry, they’re stunningly beautiful and the stop-motion animation is insane, but my god do they have the most formulaic, one-note, limp scripts that have very little of interest to anyone that isn’t a child. This one is similarly fine, it has its moments, but I’ll forget about Missing Link the moment I post this review.

  • Us

    Us

    ★★½

    1000th logged movie! 

    Some great setups and ideas here, but it’s execution and payoff are pretty absurd at points. Was quite bored with most of the second act.

  • Mysterious Skin

    Mysterious Skin

    ★★½

    I like most of how it is shot: close, intimate and uncomfortable. It’s unflinching attempt to accurately depict the horrors of the subject matter, and the psychological results it can have on a person, are noble to say the least. However the majority of performances (especially from every child actor) are tremendously awkward and mostly unconvincing, with the talented actors being hindered by the corny on the nose dialogue. There are a couple of solid, well executed dramatic scenes that…