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Calum Macnab

@Nabbtastic

Film fanatic - especially the horror genre. Loves an argument/debate, but before you start, just know one thing: his opinion is right, not yours.

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Reviews: 42
Other Articles: 1

The Bloodhound

Stunning to look at, Patrick Picard’s debut feature is sadly more copy-cat than creepy

Minari

2021 Glasgow Film Festival opens with a gorgeous and playful look at a family aiming for the American Dream

Malcolm & Marie

Insufferable and petulant, Sam Levinson’s latest effort is stunning to watch, but ugly and monotonous to listen to

Synchronic

Benson and Moorhead’s biggest project to date is an interesting, but overstuffed addition to their filmography

Cadaver

Predictable horror does little to engage, entertain or even excite the audience

Proximity

All things sci-fi come thick and fast at the expense of a cohesive story

Glasgow Film Theatre

Our Ladies

Small town girls are loose in the capital in this sharp but rambling Scottish comedy

Do the Right Thing

Spike Lee’s 1989 masterwork remains just as vibrant, powerful and tragically relatable today as it did 30 years ago

Cruising

A brave and exciting entry from one of cinema’s darkest auteurs

Climax

Gaspar NoƩ learns to control himself (slightly) in his best film to date.

Superorganism
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Superorganism

An entertaining, but short, delve into the surreal pop world of Superorganism

Tideland

Frustratingly dull drama from one of cinema’s greatest imaginations

Smash Palace

Interesting themes don’t quite help turn this into the classic that many believed it would become.

Black Venus

Engrossing examination of abuse and humiliation in the name of entertainment.

Acrylic
King Tut's Wah Wah Hut

Acrylic

A confident first headline event from the Scottish alt-rockers.