metalbeast has written 2 reviews for films rated ★★★★½ during 2019.

  • Halloween

    Halloween

    ★★★★½

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

    When I first saw this in the cinema, I overall enjoyed it. A few things bugged me (the Dr Sartain arc), but I thought it was one of the better entries into the series.

    Now, after having watched it a few times, my opinion of it has gone up (bumped up by another half star accordingly) - this is an excellent Halloween sequel.

    What previously bugged me - the Dr Sartain story arc - I think is a good twist,…

  • Chernobyl

    Chernobyl

    ★★★★½

    Chernobyl is an absolutely gripping series, and it could have easily been twice as long. While it takes a few liberties with the facts for the purposes of dramatisation, it's never done to push an agenda.

    This is a very well told story, with a superb cast and well worth a watch for anyone with an interest in the subject, or history in general.