Favorite films

  • Life Is Sweet
  • Certified Copy
  • Kajillionaire
  • Vortex

Recent activity

  • Navalny

  • You Hurt My Feelings


  • Gangs of New York


  • Master Gardener

Recent reviews

  • Hypnotic



    Truly stupid and increasingly entertaining the further it goes.  Ben Affleck would have starred in this twenty years ago but wouldn’t have been able to give the performance he does now.  Too early for 00s camp?

  • Bram Stoker's Dracula

    Bram Stoker's Dracula


    Francis Ford Coppola’s Roger Corman’s Bram Stoker’s Dracula

Popular reviews

  • mother!



    I am reluctant to talk about this film too much.  Darren Aronofsky created something unholy here.  It feels wrong to air this film so callously.  He made a film about creation.  In any form.  You can apply it to whatever form of creation you wish.  Creation, art, God, nature.  And the cost.

    I am honestly stunned by the unnerving honesty on display in this film.  It became pretty clear pretty early on with Javier Bardem's character that Aronofsky had decided…

  • La La Land

    La La Land


    A passionate love letter to passion and love. I don't have a lot here, La La Land is lovely and pristine and a lot more real than I ever expected.

    A love story between two people, one in love with performing and one in love with jazz, although it's not immediately clear the true parameters of this love story.

    I was pretty deeply surprised by where this went in its arc and follow through concerning the logical progressions for what…