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  • Possessor

    Possessor

    ★★★

    You won't catch me raving about Possessor, even if it's one of the most engaging and promising horror films released in the past few years, and almost certainly a forebearer of things to come once the young Cronenberg fully realises his style.

    What suits more a sixty minute Black Mirror episode is drawn out here to ninety minutes - not in a way that loses our engagement, but more like a wet towel smothering the genuine thrills - those ninety…

  • The Aerial

    The Aerial

    ★★★

    You'll see both positive and negative sentiments in the reviews for La Antena, and it's certainly one with the potential to divide. The style takes front and centre, shifting what could easily be a short film into a feature.

    The homage to German expressionism, vintage science fiction, and early silent cinema, (including an open nod to George Méliès), is the film's main attraction - and to be fair - whether you find it charming or not is one question, but…

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  • The Big Lebowski

    The Big Lebowski

    ★★★★★

    It's taken me a long time to figure out why The Big Lebowski is such a cult movie and isn't more popular. The Coen Brothers have made some huge films, so why don't more people know this? Especially since this film stars Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore and others. Surely people would know this movie? Well. No.

    The simple reason I think this is a cult movie is because it is a character movie. A lot of…

  • The Simpsons Movie

    The Simpsons Movie

    ★★★★

    My friend said he didn't like The Simpsons very much.

    We put this on.

    He laughed at nearly every line.

    The Golden Age of the Simpsons. Wow.