Romcom sympathizer. Michael Mann apologist.
Will write for food.
Streamed on HBO Max
I would liken this to the same feeling I had watching Spike Lee’s Swing Time, as in the movie itself is kind of a dud but the musical numbers are so remarkable that it has to be taken seriously. The problem with this one is the big scene of the film features Fred Astaire in black face. The scene itself is tremendous but it’s also kind of a tough hang for that reason. However, I want…
Streamed on Hoopla
“You want to know why I love movies? Let me show you this South Korean film from Lee Chang-dong...”
I am shook. Also, unplanned, but an excellent side dish to the Murakami book I am currently being enthralled by. The two of them are going to stick with me for a very, very long time.
Seen at AMC River East 21
I went into The Irishman full of skepticism, ready to be underwhelmed. Why?
Because I am a fucking idiot. A moron. An imbecile of unparalleled proportions. Sometimes I have to consider what my mental capacity as a functioning adult out in the world really might be. Tonight, I was smacked in the face with that reality like never before. Initially I was going to be reviewing this for our website but at the…