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  • Crooklyn

    Crooklyn

    ★★★★

    Elected to bail, because the poor projectionist thought the choice to use an anamorphic lens for all the southern shots meant they should spontaneously change the presentation lens, aperture, and masking.


    UPDATE: Got the DVD from the library and picked up where we left off. Full review forthcoming.

  • Good Burger

    Good Burger

    ★★★★★

    San Francisco is pretty cool and about to get cooler. Five stars for Good Burger. Five stars for Jake and Natalie. I will always remember you. In my thoughts and in my heart. Goodbye, my friends.

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  • Polyester

    Polyester

    ★★★★★

    Me: "You know, we've been dating six weeks, and except for one all the movies we've seen together have been John Waters movies."

    Him: "I don't see the problem."

  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    A truly great movie marred by David Schmader's condescending live commentary. It really takes balls to make a name for yourself acting superior to a work of art so singular that you've been able to spend a decade coasting off your loose association with it. Schmader derides Verhoeven's own thoughtful insights, which on their face have more merit than Schmader's smug self-satisfaction. At the show's nadir, he claims the moral high ground over Showgirls by refusing to show the rape…