Category Archive: Recent

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD [2015]

Directed by George Miller, Written by George Miller, Brendan McCarthy and Nick Lathouris Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult I was left speechless when this finished. It can be hard to describe,… Continue reading

COBAIN: MONTAGE OF HECK [2015]

Directed and written by Brett Morgen Starring: Kurt Cobain, Don Cobain, Jenny Cobain, Kim Cobain, Courtney Love and Krist Novoselic This is obviously a no-brainer for any Nirvana fan. As much as I… Continue reading

BLACKHAT [2015]

Directed by Michael Mann, Written by Morgan Davis Foehl Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, Wei Tang, Leehom Wang, Holt McCallany Blackhat seems to have gotten a lot of bad press and I can’t… Continue reading

JAUJA [2014]

Directed by Lisandro Alonso, Written by Lisandro Alonso and Fabian Casas Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Ghita Nørby, Viilbjørk Malling Agger This isn’t a film that anyone can write a conventional piece on. It is… Continue reading

MOMMY [2014]

Directed and Written by Xavier Dolan Starring: Anne Dorval, Antoine-Olivier Pilon, Suzanne Clément, Patrick Huard I have mixed feelings about this film. There is no doubt that Xavier Dolan is a massive talent… Continue reading

THROWBACK [2014]

Originally written for: THROWBACK is fun, it is B-grade Aussie horror with treasure hunters, park rangers, and of course, a Yowie, aka Bigfoot. Director, Travis Bain, wrote to Salty and asked if we… Continue reading

STATIONS OF THE CROSS (Kreuzweg) [2014]

Directed by Dietrich Brüggemann Starring: Lucie Aron, Anna Brüggemann, Michael Kamp Religion is a touchy subject. In this movie we see religious fanaticism at its extreme, as a girl (Maria) is convinced that… Continue reading

THE VOICES [2014]

Directed by Marjane Satrapi, Written by Michael R. Perry Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick, Jacki Weaver Ryan Reynolds is amazing in this parody of mental illness with a dark, pitch black sense of… Continue reading

IT FOLLOWS [2014]

Directed and written by David Robert Mitchell Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Olivia Luccardi, Lili Sepe It seems a lot of people jumped on the hype train, as apparently this film is killing in… Continue reading

X + Y [ 2014]

Directed by Morgan Matthews, Written by James Graham Starring: Asa Butterfield, Rafe Spall, Sally Hawkins, Eddie Marsan, Jo Yang Over the last few years I have been friends with a few different folk… Continue reading