Favorite films

  • Farewell My Concubine
  • Vive L'Amour
  • Fireworks
  • Syndromes and a Century

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  • Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani


Recent reviews

  • Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder


    Stifled screams fading into nothingness under the pouring rain. The supposed forces of good chasing this evil enigma resort to brutality and revenge in the face of incompetence. A thorny maze of dead ends and empty answers breed suffocating rage for the fate of the suffocated. But it leads nowhere.

    Bodies pile up, but they're faced with the fact that closure is gradually becoming a myth. While people walk headfirst into the clutches of gruesome death, your life looks as…

  • Suzhou River

    Suzhou River


    Of ethereal motorcycle rides and vodka; doomed love in the grimy urban wasteland. Lost, lonesome souls barely managing to exist in the crooked periphery of urban dwellings, desperately holding on to the human touch. Love is a nightless city.

    A dreamy haze of betrayal, regret and obsession. A love that ends before it ever got to begin; cheated out of the only paradisiacal element in this fatally lifeless existence by ill-advised deeds in search for material gain. The gnawing lament…

Popular reviews

  • Drive My Car

    Drive My Car


    People spend their whole lives forming bonds with each other. Some of those bonds are permanent, others fleeting. Some bonds simply do not last at all, others only get stronger over time, while some unfortunately have the sour luck of hanging by a thread while slowly crumbling like walls subjected to acid rain. Rarely does a relationship remain unchanged throughout its course.

    This dynamic nature of relationships is fueled entirely by people going through trials and tribulations with each other…

  • All About Lily Chou-Chou

    All About Lily Chou-Chou


    Humiliation. Rape. Murder. Bullying. How can a film that does not shy away from the most horrific of subjects look so beautiful?

    Unchecked teen angst fueled by the ignorance of adults is not an uncommon theme, but it's rarely been portrayed with as much beauty and emotion as it has been here. Anonymous message boards serving as a place for people to find solace in. People who would have spiraled deeper into depression if it weren't for a celebrity or…