All posts for Movies in 2021

Dune (1984) [2021 review] 2021-09-03 12:00:00

The mere fact that David Lynch's Dune was made at all, and in the Hollywood of the early 1980s to boot, is something of a miracle. Would that it was a better adaptation of the source material, or just a better movie, period.

Pi 2021-06-28 12:00:00

Darren Aronofsky's ingenious micro-budget debut, twenty-plus years later, holds up better than some of his bigger-budgeted efforts

I Love Maria 2021-05-22 12:00:00

A kooky example of science fiction from Hong Kong, a cinematic world that has relatively little SF to begin with.

The Matrix 2021-05-04 12:00:00

Twenty years later, the Wachowskis' digital fable still stands tall, outliving the slickness of the moment and attempts to misappropriate it

Tenet 2021-03-03 12:00:00

At the end of the day, it's just a fancy excuse to shoot a bunch of scenes in reverse.

Sexy Beast 2021-02-19 12:00:00

Ben Kingsley as a frothing mad gangster is only the first of many pleasures in this sleeper-gem of a crime drama that's only gotten better with age

Apocalypse Now: Final Cut 2021-02-18 21:00:00

The film is worthy of the best kind of jealousy, the kind that makes you want to go out and do something just as visionary and overwhelming.

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