Hary Artemis

Hary Artemis

Favorite films

  • The Game
  • Blue Collar
  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • Umberto D.

Recent activity

  • Carnal Knowledge


  • The Holdovers


  • The Iron Claw


  • All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Dunkirk




    If films are judged according to how often and how well they hit their apparent targets (and they should), then Dunkirk is near flawless. Nolan has explained that he wanted to portray the rescue mission of allied troops from France at the beginning of WWII not as a traditional war film but as a thriller, a tale of suspense and survival, and he has managed to do exactly that.

    Even for a film which recounts a well known story,…

  • Ready Player One

    Ready Player One



    Oh dear, this is not very good is it? I haven’t read Ernest Cline’s 2011 hit book on which this is based but it is hard to imagine that it’s any less hackneyed than the film. The book is supposed to be a fan letter to ’80s pop culture, set in a world where icons from movies, games and TV become real. But the film, though at times technically pretty impressive (of course it is, come on its Spielberg), is…