My Six-Month Film Awards: 2015

I decided to list the top 20 in each category, though most categories don’t have even half that many contenders. The top 5 in each category are my nominees, and as such are bolded. Picture: Mad Max: Fury Road Inside Out Love & Mercy Ex Machina Spy It Follows Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter Maps to…

DOPE Review – ***½

¹Dope is the kind of film that defies easy categorization and criticism. Its tone, its story, and its special mixture of strengths and weaknesses cannot be easily summarized. It’s the kind of film which many will consider better than it is–and for valid reasons. It’s the kind of film you want to like, and there are times when…