G has written 3 reviews for films rated ★★ during 2021.

  • Futureworld

    Futureworld

    ★★

    Peter Fonda lost in the maze of a Houston waterworks for 1hr 45. You can see why MGM passed on it.

  • Kong: Skull Island

    Kong: Skull Island

    ★★

    Nam helo fetishisitic. MUSIC VIDEO directing. Characters with literally the worst development. Hell in the Pacific John C Reilly is good. MUSIC VIDEO directing. (Repeat)

  • World War Z

    World War Z

    ★★

    World War Z... Book. Going after that 28 Days Later money.
    World War Z... Film. Going after that 28 Days Later money.

    Enjoyed the globetrotting element of this the first time I watched it. It’s why you employ Marc Foster. I can imagine him putting pegs in a map of the places he’s filmed or being the criteria for him taking a project. It hasn’t aged well. Very flat imitation of the mood of Danny Boyle’s 2002 film. There’s some great…