While not the meatiest out of Quentin Tarantino’s movies, Kill Bill Vol.1 shows simplicity can be a merit when supported by highly memorable style.
No Hard Feelings won’t leave you feeling much afterwards, but its acting charm and bits of sincerity should be enough for a one-time watch.
The Flash (2023) is hopelessly lost in its multiversal lore, amounting to nothing more than action figures brawling while actual characters or emotions get left in the dust.
Bumblebee is old fashioned in many respects, but it makes up for it by scaling down bombastic action in favor of emotion and character.
While not entirely devoid of problems, The Wolverine proves it can heal from its wounds to deliver an underrated and satisfying experience.
Not even some visceral action can save Knights of the Zodiac from being as fleeting as a shooting star.
Midsommar is ambitious, well-acted, meticulously crafted, and thematically strong, but it’s fails at being what it’s supposed to be: a scary movie.
Suzume boasts ample craftmanship and ambition from Shinkai Makoto, but it merely rushes viewers through its doors without time for anything to sink in.
John Wick: Chapter 4 continues to bring what the franchise does best, even if gets a bit overindulgent with its stellar action at times.
65’s sloppily built sequences and shoddy character work may have flown 65 million years ago, but nowadays, it’s bound to go extinct.