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Thresk's 2016

by Thresk
SCALE 1/10 = ½☆☆☆☆: Execrably unwatchable; among the worst films ever made. 2/10 = ★☆☆☆☆: Dookiepoo devoid of all redemptive features. “Rifftracks” / “Best Of The Worst” candidacy. 3/10 = ★½☆☆☆: Bad; one feels swindled of one’s time. ———————————— ←The Great Divider, AKA the “worth watching” threshold 4/10 = ★★☆☆☆: Mediocre. Competently conceived, but unsatisfying. 5/10 = ★★½☆☆: Average. Some good ideas or sequences, but lacking in depth or execution. 6/10 = ★★★☆☆: Good. 7/10 = ★★★½☆: Very good: distinguishes itself from most films in its genre. 8/10 = ★★★★☆: Excellent. 9/10 = ★★★★½: “Favorite films” candidacy. 10/10 = ★★★★★:… Read more

SCALE
1/10 = ½☆☆☆☆: Execrably unwatchable; among the worst films ever made.
2/10 = ★☆☆☆☆: Dookiepoo devoid of all redemptive features. “Rifftracks” / “Best Of The Worst” candidacy.
3/10 = ★½☆☆☆: Bad; one feels swindled of one’s time.
———————————— ←The Great Divider, AKA the “worth watching” threshold
4/10 = ★★☆☆☆: Mediocre. Competently conceived, but unsatisfying.
5/10 = ★★½☆☆: Average. Some good ideas or sequences, but lacking in depth or execution.
6/10 = ★★★☆☆: Good.
7/10 = ★★★½☆: Very good: distinguishes itself from most films in its genre.
8/10 = ★★★★☆: Excellent.
9/10 = ★★★★½: “Favorite films” candidacy.
10/10 = ★★★★★: Genre-defining perfection.

★★★½☆ Dirty Pretty Things
★★★☆☆ Sweet Sixteen
★★½☆☆ American Sniper
★★★½☆ Project Nim
★★★★☆ Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence In The House Of God
★★★½☆ La Vie En Rose
★★☆☆☆ The Turin Horse
★★★☆☆ Nightcrawler
★★★★☆ Triangle
★★★½☆ Devilman: The Birth
★★★☆☆ Devilman: Devil Bird
★★☆☆☆ Lake Mungo
★★☆☆☆ Session 9
★☆☆☆☆ Grave Encounters
★★★★☆ Ex Machina
★★★☆☆ The Loved Ones
★☆☆☆☆ Splinter
★★☆☆☆ Nightbreed
★★★★☆ Tokyo Godfathers
★★½☆☆ Trouble Every Day
★★★★☆ The Revenant
★★★☆☆ The Hateful Eight
★★★½☆ Deadpool
★★★☆☆ Whiplash
★★★☆☆ A Certain Kind Of Death
★★☆☆☆ Secret Window
★★★☆☆ 127 Hours
★★★★☆ Touch Of Evil
★★☆☆☆ The Mothman Prophecies
★★½☆☆ The Dark Knight Rises
★★★★☆ Rashomon
★★★★☆ 10 Cloverfield Lane
★★★★☆ Looper
★★★☆☆ Rosemary’s Baby
★★★★★ Jodorowsky’s Dune
★★★★☆ The Tenant
★★½☆☆ The World’s End
★★★☆☆ Sunshine
★★★★☆ Goodnight Mommy
★½☆☆☆ Predators
★★★½☆ The Skin I Live In
★★★★½ The Wages Of Fear
★★☆☆☆ The Fog
★★★½☆ The Big Sleep
★½☆☆☆ Creep
★★½☆☆ The Silent House

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