The Gray Man, 2022 – ★★★

Zero novelty. It’s a template tale of a trained killer, now on the run first away and then back towards the enemy for a beat down and a half. That said, I’m a sucker for them and thoroughly enjoyed it, despite Chris Evans desperate attempt at shedding away the Captain America image by playing the […]

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Nug, 2007 – ★★½

Indie Memento-esque short that starts an impressive career. Kudos to that. As a film, standalone, not so much. I’ve always found that ironically, the attention span issue holds for shorts more than features. source https://letterboxd.com/jun6lee/film/nug/

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Run, 2020 – ★★★

Atmospheric and creepy. Dwindled some towards the third act once the cat’s entirely out of the bag with the “Bad Guy Turns Stupid” writing trope. A worthy watch despite this. source https://letterboxd.com/jun6lee/film/run-2020/

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Attack, 2022 – ★★½

It takes a watered-down back story of Robocop to build a Captain America-like super-soldier to combat an Olympus Has Fallen level threat. That’s the plot level derivations, it continues at a macro level too. All that said, it was just fun enough for me to not hate on. source https://letterboxd.com/jun6lee/film/attack-2022/

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