The Farewell is well-crafted, undeniably, but it’s not for me.
There’s a spark of originality in Burn, though it’s near smothered by its more-than-familiar elements.
The Nightingale is a spare, brutal portrait of the realities of Australian colonialism: murder, genocide and rape.
It might only be a minor adjustment to shift a story traditionally centred on teen boys to teen girls, but it makes all the difference.
Haunted doll Annabelle is a beacon for spirits, so strap in for a whole bunch of ghouls and ghosts once she’s unleashed.
Murder Mystery anchors itself squarely in modern-day, sad-sack jean shorts Sandler – and it pays off.
Sure, it’s not great. Thing is, there’s a gem of a great idea in Dark Phoenix.