Movie Review: Lincoln

Feb 20th, 2013 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 7 min read

Verdict: Three out of five stars. A long, long movie that requires at least a basic historical knowledge of slavery and the American Civil War, a sharp ear to follow some lengthy monologues and a lot of patience. But your perseverance will be rewarded as Daniel Day-Lewis turns in a quite astonishing performance as Abraham Lincoln.

The Six Best Geek Movies Of 2012

Dec 30th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 6 min read

It’s that time of the year again, when endless lists of the best this and the worst that start circulating round and round the Internets like a dog chasing its tail. So like any ironic, postmodern hipster wannabe, and since this is a geek blog, I shall join the crowd by presenting my six best geek movies of 2012.

Looper

Review: Looper

Oct 10th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

Verdict: Four out of five stars. Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily Blunt are all on top form. Looper isn’t quite ‘the Matrix of this generation’ as claimed by some reviews, but it can certainly lay claim to being one of the top sci-fi movies of the 21st century so far.