The Marksman is a ponderous slog of a tale that rarely achieves anything close to a lasting impact.
While No Man’s Land’s finale is hardly original or unexpected, it still carries a fair amount of emotional weight that stopped my heart cold right at the very moment it was supposed to.
The three performances from Affleck, Segel and Johnson are ultimately what make Our Friend worthwhile.
Skyfire is a fast-paced disaster yarn overflowing in narrow escapes, sudden deaths and an overabundance of visual pyrotechnics.
Kirby’s magnificence alone makes Pieces of a Woman worthy of a look.
Douglas Trumball’s Silent Running is a flawed classic, but that still makes it a classic.
Shadow in the Cloud was a surprisingly enjoyable flight of monstrous fancy that helped me start the year off with a happy smile.
In a 2020 unlike anything I could have imagined beforehand, writing about the year in film feels understandably strange.
My personal picks for the top ten motion pictures of 2020. Enjoy!