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  • Fiddler on the Roof

    Fiddler on the Roof

    ★★★★★

    so many of the songs in this musical are instantly recognizable so i was excited to finally see/hear them in context of the overall plot. now i’m regretting not buying a ticket to see it when it was performed in LA this past month! doesn’t even feel three hours long + very poignant for someone who has struggled with religious faith recently but maybe that’s just me projecting

  • Angel

    Angel

    ★★★

    came across this while looking through Susan Tyrrell’s filmography and it seemed interesting enough so i found it on youtube and then i had to finish watching it. i actually enjoyed it! pretty good for an exploitation film.... if you can even call it that? the plot description definitely makes it sound worse than it is. i found the main/side characters likable and the writing isn’t bad! plus it’s nice to know that hollywood boulevard has always been seedy

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  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★★★★

    Different things can be sad. It’s not just war.

    I’ll be honest. I was about to give Lady Bird an ambivalent review. I was going to say I didn’t love it as much as I thought I would, that it was just another eh movie about white girlhood; for that reason, I couldn’t necessarily relate. But halfway through writing this I started to remember certain moments where Greta Gerwig really captures the essence of Teen Girl Culture™️. There are little…

  • Pretty in Pink

    Pretty in Pink

    ★★★

    not only do andie and blaine have absolutely zero chemistry but this movie also manages to make harry dean stanton look like a bad actor. it’s a lot better than i remember it being, though!