10 days ago | Film Reviews
Consider, before you consider anything else about the sequel to Trainspotting, that the director of both films is an artist whose signal trait had been a seeming repulsion at the thought of ever going back to the well. Between the original and the...
If you think this expansion on the Irvine Welsh Cinematic Universe ought to be appraised and adjudged entirely on its own merits, know that T2 makes that virtually impossible, even more so than most sequels. This is a film that takes every...
8 months ago | Film and TV
You can have your houses of cards, your Jessica Joneses, your wet hot American summers. The Netflix original with its finger firmest on the pulse of our fraught current moment? It comes from Germany, comprises three feature-length "episodes," and ...