Favorite films

  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Mulholland Drive
  • I Am Cuba

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  • Top Gun: Maverick

    ½

  • The Black Phone

  • Minions: The Rise of Gru

    ★★★★

  • The Peanut Butter Solution

    ★★★★★

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  • Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick

    A complete masterpiece of US propaganda. The whole plot revolves around a mission that we never understand, against an enemy with no real nationality, no face, no identity. It’s a film that gets to present the US as heroes, which gets to claim that the US always fights against enemies who are equal, who have the same access to resources and weapons as we do. We don’t understand why the US wants to bomb this bunker, we just know they…

  • The Black Phone

    The Black Phone

    🥱 only part I liked was the scene where he used the back of a toilet as a tool, which I always think should be utilized more often as a tool/weapon in horror

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  • Normal People

    Normal People

    Finished the show so I can say...it did get worse. 


    This show makes me unreasonably angry. The two protagonists are insufferable, pretentious, and lack any real problems. Yet at times I find myself rooting for them only because the supporting characters are substantially MORE insufferable.

    The only character I defend is Connel’s ma, I liked when she pulled him over to tell him he was being an arsehole for the way he treated Marianne. 

    Otherwise, the dialogue in this is…

  • Hamilton

    Hamilton

    The room where neoliberal hubris happens 

    I’m not a fan of this film because it provides a perverted fanfic of history in which the writer weaves his own ego into the narrative of a morally reprehensible and frankly, underwhelming, character in history. Throughout American history, at different periods of time people seek to claim the myths of historical icons for their own ideology; Hamilton is one of them. Reagan-loving conservatives did so in the 80’s because they used Hamilton‘a ideals…