‘Midnighters’ Review: Julius Ramsay’s Directorial Debut Is A Fun Crime-Thriller

Midnighters isn’t always consistent, but it’s undeniably fun

When approaching a self-proclaimed Hitchcockian thriller, I proceed with caution. When you make me expect a Hitchcock-level thriller, you better deliver and many times they often disappoint. It’s a bold move to take for your directorial debut, and while Julius Ramsay’s Midnighters is far from the Hitchcockian masterpiece I was hoping for, it’s still a fun and easily accessible little thriller filled with surprises.

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‘Annihilation’ Review: Alex Garland Delivers The Best Sci-fi Film Since Arrival

With plenty of questions on its mind, Annihilation offers a mind-bending trip into The Shimmer

After catching my attention with Ex Machina, Alex Garland’s follow up was much anticipated. His stylistic and philosophically eerie sci-fi film was one of the year’s best. However, 2016’s Arrival had eclipse Garland’s status as one of the best sci-fi directors working today. With Annihilation, everything that was great with Ex Machina is back, and Garland has created another sci-fi masterpiece.

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