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  • High Flying Bird

    High Flying Bird

    ★★★★½

    shooting it on iphone is the whole point. the film is about taking back the power from the “people in the skybox” and getting it back down to the players and the people that have been commodified by the unstoppable force of late stage capitalism. shooting the first screenplay by the greatest living playwright on a fucking iphone is the same as “the bible” that ray gives to erick, but instead of the revolt of the black athlete, it’s the…

  • Green Book

    Green Book

    ★★★

    i think that once i took it not as a prestige picture, but as just a continuation of farrelly’s ridiculous and goofy filmography, it’s so much more enjoyable. i’m really convinced this is a few steps away from spoof film or at least a broad comedy hiding behind a wrongful oscar campaign. to paraphrase my buddy alex, it’s more or less dumb and dumber 3 but he actually hired a cinematographer this time. the race relations are ridiculous and the…

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  • The Dead Don't Die

    The Dead Don't Die

    almost nothing in this movie has any shred of purpose which makes it very different than previous jarmusch stuff. it’s still just as funny and charmingly slow as almost all his other movies and i really enjoyed that, i’m just... not sure how i feel about the last 10 minutes? it culminates to so much and absolutely nothing at the same time. idk i gotta see it again. mostly positive reaction though, jim jarmusch is the bible

  • Always Be My Maybe

    Always Be My Maybe

    randall park’s band in this is so bad and everyone just keeps insisting they’re amazing it’s a problem. i kept expecting a joke to be made about how bad they are but,, there isn’t, they’re great apparently

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★★

    would it send my italian exchange student the wrong idea if i showed him this film

  • Overlord

    Overlord

    ★★★½

    annihilation for straights