Velvet Buzzsaw is an unfortunate misfire with a slow first and second act, and a severe lack of thrill and intrigue. Not even excellent actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Toni Collette can save this from being a big missed opportunity.
Friend Request is littered with major horror tropes, unlikeable characters, and a story that is too silly to be invested in.
Paul Schrader's First Reformed is an astonishingly grounded and unsettling look at the steady decline of a man losing hope with incredible writing and exceptional performances, notably by Ethan Hawke and Amanda Seyfried.
M. Night Shyamalan delivers an immensely thrilling and emotionally rich conclusion to the Eastrail 177 trilogy with Glass - a film that takes its time with its characters and has an intriguing story to tell that definitely pays off.