Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017) [Rian Johnson]

What is dead may never die. Rian Johnson's The Last Jedi is a film that's constantly wrestling with itself; we're constantly told to "let the past die," but the film itself cannot bring itself to do that. It does to some extent - there are certain unexpected twists and turns for sure - but ultimately, it… Continue reading Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi (2017) [Rian Johnson]


Black Panther (2018) [Ryan Coogler]

Ryan Coogler's Black Panther comes as something of an unpleasant surprise to me. No, I didn't really have any high expectations for it or anything like that. I just hoped that the film would at the very least be different than the other Marvel films (all of which really just blend together in my mind). Also,… Continue reading Black Panther (2018) [Ryan Coogler]