August 3, 2020

The Shining, dir. Stanley Kubrick

My axe to grind with this movie is the size of a bus. It has a brilliant atmosphere, compelling mise-en-scène, tension you can cut with a […]
August 3, 2020

The Dark Mirror

With the passing of Olivia de Havilland, perhaps the last remaining Big Star of the Golden Age of Hollywood bar the always-younger-than-I-remember Sidney Poitier, I felt […]
August 3, 2020

Kiki’s Delivery Service

I first watched Kiki’s Delivery Service in Year 7, in a time where the world was full of optimism. Now, rewatching in my 20s, I realise […]
August 3, 2020

Horoscopes #15

Despite being furloughed twice in the last 24 hours, Craccum’s resident oracle Gloria Hole has barricaded herself in the office, and is refusing to come out […]