Lucky (2017)

From Pretty In Pink to The Green Mile to Alien to Christine, it feels like Harry Dean Stanton is one of those figures who has always been present in my cinematic memory, not necessarily stealing the show every time, but popping up in both indie and mainstream delights, some of which are firmly woven in…

American Animals (2018)

Without really thinking too much about it, I would have to say that the majority of my cinematic heist experience has been at the hands of the various Oceans movies over the last fifteen plus years (Ocean’s 8 FTW, don’t @ me). I enjoy the slick, sophisticated nature of that franchise, but having a little…

The Miseducation Of Cameron Post (2018)

When it comes to LGBTQ+ literature, it might be fair to say that the queer coming of age tale is sub genre, of young adult fiction in particular, that gets a lot of play. As luck would have it, it just so happens that I believe The Miseducation Of Cameron Post, Emily M. Danforth’s 2012…

Cold War (2018)

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t see nearly as many foreign language films as I should. My 2018 total so far stands at a pitiful two, having caught Loveless and A Fantastic Woman during the last awards season, and wouldn’t you just know it, as the next season starts to come around,…