September 2018

Reiner: LBJ (2017)

September 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

While John F. Kennedy may have been one of the most charismatic American presidents of the twentieth century, representations of Lyndon B. Johnson have been far more frequent [...]

Roth: Death Wish (2018)

September 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

No film encapsulates the American post-Trump right wing quite so eloquently as Eli Roth’s remake of Death Wish, which is undoubtedly the drabbest and most depressing action [...]

Ross: Ocean’s 8 (2018)

September 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Ocean’s franchise is the latest to get the female cast makeover, following on from the reboot of Ghostbusters in 2016 and ahead of the remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels [...]

Aster: Hereditary (2018)

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

One of the most original haunted house films since Paranormal Activity, Ari Aster’s debut Hereditary grows stranger and more unsettling as it proceeds, eventually ending up [...]