20
Oct

Bad Times at El Royale (8/10)

Circa 1968, several strangers, most with a secret to bury, meet by chance at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one night, everyone will show their true colors – before everything goes to hell. Review Very surprising storyline (Tarantino done right) (+1) Great cast (Chris Hemsworth, […]

2
Sep

L’ultime voyage (6.5/10)

Critique Attentes moyennes–rencontrées, même  un peu surpassées (+1/2) Personnages intéressants (+1/2) Bonne intrigue, sans plus (+0) Fin satisfaisante (+1/2) Film charmant, touchant et bien monté, souffre de quelques petites invraisemblances, mais vaut la peine si ce sujet vous intéresse. Score: 6.5/10

1
Sep

The Happytime Murders (6/10)

Review Medium expectations — met, not exceeded (+0) Good puppet work (+1/2) Bad taste humor (+1) Melissa McCarthy (-1/2) Decent story (+1/2) Did not sustain my interest until the end (-1/2) I love muppets and this Henson Alternative production takes them where few (other than Peter Jackson and, perhaps, Joss Whedon) have taken them. It’s […]

29
Aug

Incredibles 2 (7/10)

Review Some 14 years later, Pixar finally releases the second installment of this amazing movie, and despite how long we had to wait, for the Parr family it picks up exactly where it left off in the original. Great story, great visuals, it’s worth the wait, even though it’s not quite as good as the […]