Favorite films

  • My Own Private Idaho
  • To Die For
  • Drugstore Cowboy
  • Gerry

Recent activity

  • Everybody's Talking About Jamie


  • Death of a Salesman


  • Annabelle: Creation


  • Annabelle


Recent reviews

  • Everybody's Talking About Jamie

    Everybody's Talking About Jamie


    Totally enjoyable musical adaptation of the British stage show with enthusiastic performances, including a smash, star-making central role for Max Harwood as Jamie New, wannabee drag artist, and 11th year high schooler who has a wonderfully supportive mum and, let's say, an unenthusiastic dad who has fled the family home.
    The 'show-tune' style songs are terrific, the young actors and actresses are wonderful and the spirit and theme all ram home a very positive pride message with a moving bit…

  • Death of a Salesman

    Death of a Salesman


    A terrific adaptation of Arthur Miller's classic play with Dustin Hoffman acting the living shit out of Willy Loman

Popular reviews

  • A Hidden Life

    A Hidden Life


    As others are stating, this has Malick's most cohesive narrative since Badlands and even parts of The Thin Red Line.
    However, it still exhibits at least some of the dream-like voice-over, jump cuts, gorgeous cinematography and music cues of much of his post The New World work.
    The plot itself is a real heartbreaker, intense, anger-inducing and beautifully acted by a superb and mostly unknown cast.
    Call me a convert all over again because this is pure gold cinema at its finest and most lyrical.

  • A Single Man

    A Single Man


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Utterly stunning directorial debut from designer Tom Ford which comes off like the work of a seasoned pro.
    Working from his own adaptation (with David Scearce) of the novel by Christopher Isherwood, Ford elicits terrific performances from Julianne Moore and Nicholas Hoult as well as a riveting turn from Colin Firth in the title role as a tightly wound lecturer planning suicide after the death of his lover (Matthew Goode).
    The scene where Firth is on the phone to his…