Chris St Lawrence

damien chazelle diehard. 
writer at discussingfilm.
nyu film.




don't mind the bad takes

Favorite films

  • Kiki's Delivery Service
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Whiplash
  • The Nice Guys

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  • Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

    ★★★★½

  • Muppets from Space

    ★★★

  • Disenchanted

    ★½

  • The Fabelmans

    ★★★½

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  • Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

    Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

    ★★★★½

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

    Rian Johnson is having more fun here than any other working director right now. It's smooth and slick and feels effortlessly satisfying. More pieces in play than it's predecessor, which maybe leads to some feelings of unrealized potential for a few pawns in particular, but that's not to say Rian holds back or fails to stuff this thing full of teases and moments and set pieces that individually may excite one more than anything in it's predecessor.

    For me, it's…

  • Muppets from Space

    Muppets from Space

    ★★★

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

    gaffer go crazy at some parts

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  • Turning Red

    Turning Red

    ★★★★

    A bold departure from many aspects of their typical style, TURNING RED is Pixar finally letting out their weird side!

    With a unique depiction of cultural & familial relationships, this quirky coming-of-age story is a stylish, welcome reimagining of human-turned-animal parables.

    Read my full review for DiscussingFilm‼️

  • The Karate Kid Part II

    The Karate Kid Part II

    ★★★

    this guy has way too much game. finding ladies basically the instant he gets places.