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  • The Snowman

    The Snowman

    MRS EDITOR
    YOU COULD HAVE SAVED HER
    I GAVE YOU HALF THE FOOTAGE

  • The Night Eats the World

    The Night Eats the World

    ★★★½

    In an over-crowded genre, The Night Eats the World offers few plot points we haven't seen before. However, director Dominique Rocher does at least repackage the familiar in an interesting way, placing the emphasis on creating a moody atmosphere for this introspective depiction of loneliness. There is little action (or "fun") to be had, as instead stillness and isolation are the focus, and to largely great effect.

    As with most zombie films, the undead usually stand as an allegory with…

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  • Ready Player One

    Ready Player One

    ★★★

    Each rewatch is like viewing the film for the first time. Although highly spectacular and thoroughly entertaining the film is utterly unmemorable. Like a sugar rush, it takes you high but leaves you noticeably empty. But as far as well made trash goes, Ready Player One is hard to beat. Certainly worth a watch.

  • Bird Box

    Bird Box

    ★★

    An interesting premise burdened with a plodding script that never shakes a sense of deja vu. Unfortunately, its best ideas are left largely unexplored as the runtime is instead dominated by a scenario we've seen play out in a thousand zombies movies prior. The opening ten minutes and a few sporadic moments of a tension prove Susanne Brier is still a director worth watching, but ultimately this is not a film worth removing your blindfold for.