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From the Past

Films on the to-do list

  • Armageddon Time
  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Thor: Love and Thunder
  • Spy Guys

Tag: 2022

The Batman (2022)

Film review: The Batman (2022), directed by Matt Reeves tl;dr: Not so much a Batman film as a general ~vibe~. The Caped Crusader is back

Bad Sisters (2022)

TV miniseries review: Bad Sisters (AppleTV+, 2022) tl;dr: Irish remake of Belgian dramedy miniseries does not disappoint. A few years ago I wrote about a

Armageddon Time (2022)

Film review: Armageddon Time (2022), written and directed by James Gray tl;dr: Naive sixth-grader in 1980s New York learns about white privilege, but it’s really

Black Adam (2022)

Film review: Black Adam (2022), directed by Jaume Collet-Serra tl;dr: A film that gets lost in its own mythology and Hulk smashes through everything. In

Magpie Murders (2022)

TV miniseries review: Magpie Murders (Britbox, 2022) Based on a 2016 novel of the same name by Anthony Horowitz, Magpie Murders stars Susan Ryeland (Lesley

Trom (2022)

TV mini?series review: Trom (Viaplay, 2022) tl;dr Enjoyable murder mystery set on a wet and windswept group of islands in the North Sea – no,