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  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    ★★★★

    "He's got issues. Serious psychological issues."

    Holy shit. What the fuck. Holy shit. What the fuck.

    The dialogue in this movie was even weirder than The Lobster's. You add onto that the remarkable, deadpan, emotionless acting provided by Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, and Sunny Suljic, and you have a strange, strange film. Barry Keoghan, paired up with Lanthimos's writing, sculpts the unbelievably creepy Martin Lang, one of the most despicable villains I've ever seen put to…

  • Before Sunrise

    Before Sunrise

    ★★★★½

    If somebody gave me the choice right now of to never see you again or to marry you, I would marry you.

    This is like Roman Holiday but, in quite a few ways, better.

    There's honestly not much I can say about this film. It's not because it was so bad, but because it was so good. I planned to pay careful attention to the cinematography and the way the script was constructed, but I was so hooked that I…

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  • The Lobster

    The Lobster

    ★★★★★

    "A lobster is an excellent choice."

    Yorgos is a genius. Just from this movie alone, I can tell this guy's got so many great ideas and knows how to execute them.

    The Lobster is a beautiful movie about the ridiculousness of societal standards on love. Why it's insane for society to expect an individual to find a significant other by age ______. Why it's insane to simply be with someone or think someone's the perfect match because they share something…

  • Rosemary's Baby

    Rosemary's Baby

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Scavenger Hunt #62
    5/31
    Task #13: Watch one of the top 250 horror films.

    This isn't a dream! This is really happening!

    An aspiring actor decides to partake in the activities of a Satanic cult just to get ahead in life? Drags his wife into the process, and destroys a few problematic people along the way?

    They say Roman Polanski's on the run because he slept with a child, but I think he's really on the run because the biggest…