Josh Brunsting

Josh Brunsting

Writer (CriterionCast) / Member (Online Film Critics Society) / Creative mensch / Heel / Thief of joy

Favorite films

  • Weekend
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Angel's Egg
  • The Quiet Man

Recent activity

  • Satoshi Kon: The Illusionist


  • The Green Knight


  • Dear Hacker


  • Sabaya


Recent reviews

  • Loose Corner

    Loose Corner


    Seems not meaningless as without deep meaning. Simply an engrossing experiment in filmed imagery. Fascinating, an avant garde curio.

  • Old Dog

    Old Dog


    Short I'm watching for PIFF coverage. Really charming, if maybe a bit simple, short animated work. Endlessly cute, so despite a narrative that's on the nose, it is quite a fun little number. Thin, pretty. Best boy.

Popular reviews

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    Gentlemen Prefer Blondes


    Entertaining, sexy, and utterly gorgeous, the film may be all eye candy, but it's some of the sweetest and most charming candy one could consume. If this movie had a face I'd kiss it. (A-)

  • Many Wars Ago

    Many Wars Ago


    One of the greatest war films ever made, I literally don't have the power of prose high enough to regard this film properly on this outlet. Coming hot off the heels of his turn in Investigation Of A Citizen Above Suspicion, star Gian Maria Volonte gives a decidedly lower key performance, yet carries all the energy one could imagine coming from the man that gave as bombastic a turn as you'll ever see in that aforementioned Petri picture. Ostensibly mining…