Halloween Ends is appalling, in every way you might expect, but also in so many ways that you wouldn’t have seen coming in a million years. I am at a loss to explain the chain of decisions that could lead to this outcome.
Nope (2022) – Movie Review
Nope falls short of the greatness of Jordan Peele’s previous works, but still provides complex themes and expert craft.
Last Night in Soho (2021) – Movie Review
thriller. The second half… kind of goes downhill on autopilot.
Halloween Kills (2021) – Movie Review
It’s one thing to be silly. It’s another to be dumb.
The Wolf of Snow Hollow (2020) – Movie Review
A quirky horror comedy that mixes grisly murders, workplace humor, and lots of heart.
#Alive (2020) – Movie Review
The kind of fun, genre studio fare that doesn’t get released in theaters anymore, #Alive is not revolutionary but does well enough with its premise.
The Rental (2020) – Movie Review
A step backwards in horror that relies on its characters making all the wrong choices at exactly the wrong moments.
Vivarium (2020) – Movie Review
A high-concept horror that, while not entirely successful, is remarkable for sticking to its concept to the bitter end.
Swallow (2020) – Movie Review
There’s material here for good horror, but it lost me along the way.
Bacurau (2020) – Movie Review
Bacurau starts as an intriging mishmash of genres and styles, but devolves into empty action and noise.