2020’s

Nope film review

Nope (2022)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5) Nope (2022) Directed by Jordan Peele Nope’s wayward, sometimes even whimsical, dramatic architecture never reaches the complexity of its concepts,...

orphan: first kill review

Orphan: First Kill (2022)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Orphan: First Kill (2022) Directed by William Brent Bell This crazy prequel does not exactly travel to the demented origins...

Elvis (2022)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Elvis (2022) Directed by Baz Luhrmann There are not a few, but several particular moments in this festive hymn to...

Prey (2022)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5) Prey (2022) Directed by Dan Trachtenberg I think it’s already a majority consensus to affirm that this is the best...

vortex film review

Vortex (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Vortex (2021) Directed by Gaspar Noé A giant, deafening step by contemporary cinema’s most divisive polemicist Gaspar Noé, the relentless...

the black phone film review

The Black Phone (2021)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) The Black Phone (2021) Directed by Scott Derrickson The writing is tremulous and its transposition to the screen is timidly...

dark glasses film review

Dark Glasses (2022)

⭐⭐⭐ (3 stars out of 5) Dark Glasses (2022) Directed by Dario Argento Cheap, juicy and fun. Dario Argento’s return to film directing after a long...

Men 2022 film review

Men (2022)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Men (2022) Directed by Alex Garland As inconclusive as its truisms are, the turgid allegorical integrity is lost in its...

crimes of the future 2022 review

Crimes of the Future (2022)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Crimes of the Future (2022) Directed by David Cronenberg Rhetorical and inconsistent is this comeback to the roots of old-fashioned...

pleasure film review

Pleasure (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐½ (4½ stars out of 5) Pleasure (2021) Directed by Ninja Thyberg Devastating, deleterious, hard-edged and provocative yet founded with a visceral veracity that reverberates with...