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  • Scream

    Scream

    ★★½

    It's strange how my feelings for this movie have morphed over time. The first time I watched it in middle school, I remember being paralyzed with fear, but not really seeing any difference between it and other slasher films. As a teenager I enjoyed it as a self-aware horror-comedy, and thought the speech about how "horror doesn't create killers" was brilliant. Now, i feel genuine horror watching it, far deeper than when I was a kid.
    The movie is wrong.…

  • Battle Beyond the Stars

    Battle Beyond the Stars

    ★★

    Figures James Cameron would design a spaceship with a giant confederate flag on it.

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  • The Duke of Burgundy

    The Duke of Burgundy

    ★★½

    I just want a healthy bdsm lesbian romance. Is that too much to ask for?

  • Blast from the Past

    Blast from the Past

    This movie was more upsetting than I ever expected it would be. I've spent the last four days struggling to find the words to describe the horrible feeling this movie left me with but I can't seem to get more than a few sentences out before it turns into an incoherent seething rage.
    It would be easy to chalk it up to that I just really hate 1960s nostalgia, because I really really do. It's historical revisionism and it's gross.…