Today in Movie History: October 27

Amid the late kerfuffle over Darren Aronofsky’s mother!, we are reminded that deeply disturbing movies are kind of his thing. Case in point: Requiem for a Dream, arguably his greatest film that nevertheless turns multiple viewings into an exercise in sadism. Aronofsky set out to create the final cinematic word on drug addiction. The results are so agonizing to watch that even hard-core …

Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad Review

Over on the Sci-Fi Movie Page, our review of Suicide Squad has gone live. You can see it here: And, of course, we will be adding our voice to Rotten Tomatoes after dining on the latest round of man-baby tears for trashing the latest precious little angle that they haven’t actually seen.