Monthly Archives: January 2018

Review: Phantom Thread

It is a roller coaster ride from beginning to end, deftly dancing between tension and tenderness, before gloriously finishing in a way that left my mouth agape.

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Review: The Lego Batman Movie

With its childish whimsy and playful meta-humour, Lego Batman is absolutely hilarious, and is easily my favourite animated movie of the year.

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Review: Lady Bird

There’s a satisfying authenticity to Lady Bird’s adventure. Anyone who has been through high school will know what it’s like to impress the cool kids, cheat on a test or fight with their closest friends.

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Review: Coco

I can’t think of a better metaphor for the current state of Pixar than the paradoxical nature of their latest movie, Coco. It represents some of Pixar’s best qualities, while simultaneously falling on some of their worst habits.

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