Ryan

Music guy but I’m not like other music guys... I like films too.

Favourites Theme - 2000s Highlights:

Favorite films

  • You Can Count on Me
  • Memories of Murder
  • Fish Tank
  • In Bruges

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  • Spider-Man

    ★★★½

  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

    ★★★½

  • Red Notice

    ★★½

  • The French Dispatch

    ★★★½

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  • Free Guy

    Free Guy

    ★★½

    They finally made a Truman Show for gamers

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    ★★½

    Ha, nice try Disney. So there’s only one woman in the whole Kingdom that can only fit into those shoes. Only one?? Is it because she’s so quirky and different and talks to mice? Yeah right

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  • Soul

    Soul

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    While I may have my gripes with post-2010s Pixar films (unnecessary sequels among other things), I think they’re beginning to take us in a direction that... might be more emotionally complex than ever? The idea of understanding your purpose and where you belong with Toy Story 4; Onward with all its flaws did strike an emotionally touching ending with the older brother and his father; and now we have Soul. A film that’s managing to draw the obvious comparisons to…

  • Boy

    Boy

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    “I don’t have any potential” speaks more power than one may realise. I know of too many cases of deadbeat dads that do nothing for their children, only to repeat the cycle further down the line when those children grow up to become their dads. I’ve experienced it first hand; a self fulfilling prophecy if you will. A child’s (usually boys) lack of care from their fathers leads to a life of “no potential”. A depressing sentiment, but sadly true. …