When we look back at what was going on in the heads of our youth in 2019, then this is probably the document to study. The sense of humour and astute writing captures perfectly the zeitgeist of what being an American teen in 2019 meant. Irreverent, wickedly smart, self aware and with a healthy dose … Continue reading Booksmart


You would have to blame everything unlikeable about this film on Stephen Chbosky. He writes well but is prone to condescending and manipulative schmaltz. Take The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) and all its worst cringe moments as evidence. Here he is very fortunate indeed to have Jacob Tremblay to thank for a stunning … Continue reading Wonder