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  • The Last Temptation of Christ

    The Last Temptation of Christ

    ★★★★½

    It's a strange experience to watch this as someone who was raised in a very conservative, Evangelical Christian house. Every adaptation of the story of Jesus I was shown as a kid focused more on the Jesus-as-God part (perfect and without sin and confident and all-knowing) and almost never on the Jesus-as-human part. My tiny, Christian school took all of us eighth graders on a field trip to see THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST in theatres, but would have been…

  • High Life

    High Life

    ★★★★½

    Here’s the thing: I think Robert Pattinson is one of the best actors of our generation and we all have Twilight to thank for that. 

    This wasn’t at all what I expected, which was maybe my favorite thing about it. Twisted and mesmerizing. Denis for queen!

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  • The Parent Trap

    The Parent Trap

    ★★★★

    Here's the thing: this movie is ABSURD. Let's start at the beginning.

    -Dennis Quaid and Natasha Richardson (Nick and Elizabeth) meet on a cruise ship and get married after only a few days because common sense.
    -It seems that Elizabeth moves from her hometown of London, England, to Napa, California to be with Nick. Sure, whatever, Napa is cool. Wine and stuff.
    -They are married for an unspecified length of time and then have twin girls named Hallie and Annie…

  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★★

    Holy sheet.