Film Review: Nightbooks

★★★★ Netflix has fleetingly tackled nearly every holiday in one way or another (both excellent Christmas Chronicles movies from legendary director Christopher Columbus spring to mind instantly), and now with Nightbooks, the streamer sets its sights on Halloween! From Sam Raimi’s Ghost House Pictures, Nightbooks is a twisted family film with horror sensibilities. Love for … Continue reading Film Review: Nightbooks

Fantasia International Film Festival 2021 Wrap-Up

2021's edition of the Fantasia International Film Festival collects genre cinema of the highest order and eclectic filmmakers with a unique vision. It also happened to have quite a few films I had seen at previous festivals. This wrap-up acts as the cherry-topper for an unconventional fest; included beyond the jump is our entire festival … Continue reading Fantasia International Film Festival 2021 Wrap-Up

Film Review: The Green Knight

★★★★★ A24 cranks out some of the most intriguing genre filmmaking in modern cinema, and The Green Knight serves as proof that they curate their options carefully. Visually stunning, morally complex, and unconventionally bizarre, the dark fantasy uses breathtaking scope to fully-form its massive world. The film takes inspiration from Sir Gawain and the Green … Continue reading Film Review: The Green Knight