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Four Favorites of Last Month👇

Favorite films

  • Arrival
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Mary and Max

Recent activity

  • Millennium Actress


  • The Lobster


  • High Noon


  • Shin Godzilla


Recent reviews

  • High Noon

    High Noon


    What a refreshing take on the genre. The American Western is known for its fearless heroes. But Gary Cooper’s character Will Kane doesn’t fit that description. He admits to being scared, flirts with the idea of abandoning his town, and begs for help from the locals. Yet in spite of this, he refuses to compromise his integrity. Great tension, great dialogue, and cinematography with real purpose. I’d recommend it.

  • Cop Land

    Cop Land


    Watch the director’s cut it’s great. I hear the theatrical release isn’t as good (Weinstein had it edited without Mangold’s permission).

Popular reviews

  • Nick Mullen: The Year of the Dragon

    Nick Mullen: The Year of the Dragon

    He’s funny but he’s no Tom Myers

  • The Menu

    The Menu


    The Menu cleverly takes advantage of a multi-course meal within the movie to structure its events. It’s a really smart way of stringing together moments that constantly one up each other without ever feeling repetitive. The wild, rollercoaster of a film doesn’t lose itself in its absurdity, that is, until the ending. Fortunately it happened to be written, edited, and acted so sharply that the last scene doesn’t ruin the experience. Ralph Fiennes stands out in this one, depicting a cunning, unpredictable chef.…