Oliver Johnston

Oliver is originally from New Zealand and certainly doesn’t roll his eyes when people make Hobbit jokes after being informed of this fact. He studied journalism in Australia, and parlayed that into writing about films. He watches an alarming amount of Netflix.

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  • Movie review
    I Love America

    Despite the suggestiveness of its title, I Love America isn’t a new patriotic Fo...

  • Movie review
    Casablanca Beats

    It’s incredibly easy to imagine a Hollywood studio snapping up the remake rig...

  • Movie review
    Hard Cell

    Sure, Catherine Tate’s Netflix debut is arriving in the aftermath of The Nan Movie (0%...

  • Shows
    Slow Horses

    The opening credits of Slow Horses may compel a viewer to press pause in order to do so...

  • vod
    Peacemaker

    It’s not essential to have seen 2021’s The Suicide Squad film before watching Peacem...

  • apple
    WeCrashed

    At one point during WeCrashed’s pilot episode, Rebekah Paltrow (Anne Hathaway) clasps he...

  • Cinema & Tv
    “They saw me, and they saw women”: An interview with Renate Reinsve about The Worst Person in the World

    It’s not as though most films have hundreds of millions of dollars to spend on marketing ...

  • netflix
    Top Boy Season 2

    Depending on one’s point of view, this is either the second season of Top Boy ...

  • Movie review
    Zeros and Ones

    Zeros and Ones, starring Ethan Hawke, is bookended by clips of the actor (as himse...

  • netflix
    Pieces of Her

    Toni Collette is a performer whose eyes do much of the emotive heavy lifting. They a...