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  • Mala Noche

    Mala Noche

    ★★★★

    #101

    Just like Slacker (or rather It’s Impossible To Learn To Plow By Reading Books) you can see a ripple in the earliest films of directors which, if they’re any good, can create a massive wave of what’s to come.

    Mala Noche is the microcosm of beautiful triumph and struggle that is followed by almost every single one of Gus Van Sant’s other films. Jesus fuck, this shit is fucking nice to watch.

  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread

    ★★★★★

    #100

    I’m very behind.

    This is a perfect movie. Fifth time I’ve seen?

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  • Guava Island

    Guava Island

    #99

    Wee woo ha ha I’m Gambino 
    *and let’s shoot it on film!

  • Arrival

    Arrival

    ★★★★★

    I decided to rewatch this film for the third time in rememberance and appreciation of Jóhann Jóhannsson’s mesmerizing score. Not only was this one of my favorite films of 2016, but it stuck with me more than any other from that year. Maybe I am in the minority, but I often find that we don’t truly appreciate one’s work until they are gone. Whether they are a cinematographer, novelist, poet, producer, or a composer, the loss of an artist’s life…