CineVue

Film reviews and more

Day: 14 October 2018

Film Review: Sorry to Bother You

★★★☆☆ Ambitious. Witty. Original. Surreal. Ridiculous. These all describe writer Boots Riley’s directorial debut Sorry To Bother You, and yet none of them quite encapsulate how innovative and genre-defying it is. It’s a screwball comedy, it’s absurdist sci-fi, it’s a […]

Film Review: Bad Times at the El Royale

★★★☆☆ Drew Goddard’s directorial debut The Cabin in the Woods was a playful deconstruction of the horror genre, housing a narrative yarn that continues to unspool toward its finale. Goddard’s latest offering has a similar narrative expansion to Cabin, but […]