Review: The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

Let’s just start by erasing from memory 1999’s spectacularly overwrought, CGI-heavy nonsense. It’s better that way. For the purposes of discussion, the only Hill House texts that exist are Shirley Jackson’s seminal 1959 novel, the 1963 film adaptation (in which the title, as in 1999, was shortened to The Haunting), and the 2018 Netflix Original … More Review: The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

Review: Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Marielle Heller, 2018)

Can You Ever Forgive Me? May as well be Withnail and I Part 2. Melissa McCarthy and Richard E Grant feed effortlessly off each other’s energy in this actor’s dream film about an immensely unlikeable writer. CinePunked’s Robert JE Simpson reviews. … More Review: Can You Ever Forgive Me? (Marielle Heller, 2018)