I had a pretty good June as far as movie-watching is concerned. I didn’t break any records (2008 – 25 viewings) but I did triple my numbers from last year’s paltry 6 viewings. I made good progress in my Bond set and managed some memorable theater viewings. All in all not a bad month. You can see the full chronological list of my June viewings here. Continue reading
- Thor: Ragnarok, 2017 - ★★★★ February 22, 2020Watched on Friday February 21, 2020.
- It Chapter Two, 2019 - ★★★ February 22, 2020Watched on Friday February 21, 2020.
- Jurassic Park, 1993 - ★★★★★ February 22, 2020Watched on Friday February 21, 2020.
- Downhill, 2020 - ★★ February 18, 2020I watched Force Majeure back in 2018 and didn't care for it all that much. Downhill makes me want to revisit and re-evaluate Force Majeure.Downhill really isn't terrible. It just feels hollow. It only touches on the theme of fragile masculinity without making it a focal point of the movie, which is a big misstep. The relationship between Will Ferre […]
- Avengers: Age of Ultron, 2015 - ★★★½ February 16, 2020Watched on Sunday February 16, 2020.
- Fantasy Island, 2020 - ★½ February 16, 2020It's the kind of movie that thinks it's being clever despite not trying hard at all to do it. I appreciate the variety, I guess, but the tonal shifts among the different fantasies just made the whole movie feel like it was working through a genre identity crisis. The way the story tries to tie things together was a bit haphazard but better than not […]
- Thor: Ragnarok, 2017 - ★★★★ February 22, 2020