Favorite films

  • Deep Cover
  • The China Syndrome
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • White Heat

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  • High Noon


  • The Princess Bride

  • Cinderella


  • The Princess Diaries

Pinned reviews

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl


    “Everyone bitches and moans about how many takes I do. People I’ve never even met complain about how many takes I shoot. The take of Neil Patrick Harris parking that jaguar dead center in the middle of that frame… that was take 2. It was take 2 and it’s in the movie. We walked away on take 2. So, please, go fuck yourselves.”

    David Fincher, the unrivaled king of commentary tracks.

Recent reviews

  • High Noon

    High Noon


    Carl Foreman and Fred Zinnemann set out to make a defining anti-western and they certainly did it. A towering achievement.

    I can’t recommend highly enough a book called “High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic,” by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Glenn Frankel. It tracks the making of High Noon and its various participants, withwoth a particular emphasis on screenwriter Carl Foreman and how his own experiences with the House of Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) shaped…

  • The Princess Bride

    The Princess Bride

    Not really my (butter)cup of tea, but Mandy Patinkin is extraordinary and it’s a great tragedy we never got a prequel about his quest for vengeance.

Popular reviews

  • Somebody I Used to Know

    Somebody I Used to Know


    A very relatable story in the sense I would also question my engagement if Allison Brie showed up and wanted me.

  • Keeping the Faith

    Keeping the Faith

    Just spitballing here, but I think a throuple would’ve solved all their problems.