Spoilers for The Haunting of Bly Manor Mike Flanagan is the most consistently excellent creator working in the horror genre today. He has brought us, among other things: · Oculus – a fun, effective haunted mirror story starring Karen Gillan of Doctor Who and the Avengers movies. · Hush – a rare ‘well, what wouldContinue reading “The Haunting of Bly Manor Review”
Watching Uncut Gems is like having your face aggressively rubbed into a filthy nylon carpet while Aqua’s Barbie Girl is played painfully loudly on repeat. The protagonist is an irredeemable scumbag with absolutely no likeable qualities. He loves two things only: money, and the adrenaline buzz of taking moronically huge risks to make more money. A lot of the supporting characters are deeply unpleasant too.
And yet, it’s brilliant.