Matīss Kaža

Movies. I make them, frequently. I write on them, occassionally.

Favorite films

  • The Ruling Class
  • The Great Dictator
  • Fitzcarraldo
  • Midnight Cowboy

Recent activity

All
  • Rebel

    ★★★

  • Holy Spider

    ★★

  • The Silent Twins

    ★★★★

  • Stars at Noon

    ★★★★

Recent reviews

More

Popular reviews

More
  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas

    ★★★★★

    I think that Cloud Atlas is one of the most important achievements in cinema for the past five years, at least. While the film has it's problems, it's scope and vision is somewhat next-generation cinema, it's paced and edited in a brilliant, brilliant way, and the Wachowskis use innovative storytelling tricks to keep Cloud Atlas interesting for every minute of it's nearly 3 hour runtime. There are some hiccups here and there, but overall it's one of the greatest cinematic…

  • Winchester

    Winchester

    Jason Clarke’s movements during the first half of this film seemed like they were based on an imitation of Mr. Bean.  That coincidentally is the extent of this film’s entertainment value.