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  • Sherlock Gnomes

    Sherlock Gnomes

    Gnope

  • The Night of the Hunter

    The Night of the Hunter

    ★★★★★

    "You know, when you're little, you have more endurance than God is ever to grant you again. Children are man at his strongest."

    A gothic fairytale hellbent on bathing its audience in German expressionism, 'The Night of the Hunter' does not hold back its uniqueness at any single point during the film. Yes, there are a couple of quick edits that are a little hokey and the child actor playing John isn't perfect like my rating would suggest, but as…

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  • Pierrot le Fou

    Pierrot le Fou

    ★★★½

    So I can't tell if Godard was being deliberately racist or if he was making fun of the Americans in the Vietnam "acting scene" and that confusing line of thinking goes along with the rest of the movie.

  • Palm Springs

    Palm Springs

    ★★★

    I thoroughly enjoyed the first half much more than the half that proceeded it but JK Simmons is always a delight and this is no different.

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    ★★★★★

    “There are no two words in the English language more harmful than ‘good job.'”

    This is the only line of dialogue needed to understand where Fletcher (played by an astounding J.K. Simmons) is coming from. His background is deeply rooted in the philosophy of hardening someone to bring out their best. What he doesn't realize, is that not everyone works like that (which Neiman says next at the bar). Using his strong belief in hard work and being pushed to…

  • The Emoji Movie

    The Emoji Movie

    ½

    If someone finds me dead on August 4th, look no further than this film's existence as the perpetrator.

    P.S. Still alive unfortunately :/