Favorites are the last four movies I rated a 4.5 or up

Favorite films

  • The Vanishing
  • Nocturnal Animals
  • The Red Shoes
  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Recent activity

  • The Vanishing


  • Burn After Reading


  • Charade


  • Little Miss Sunshine


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Eyes Wide Shut

    Eyes Wide Shut


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    This movie is not Kubrick's most popular work and has flown under the radar of the more popular films in his collection.

    A traditional format for reviewing movies doesn't apply to this film, nor does it apply to many of Kubrick's works. It becomes hard to list aspects of the movie you like and dislike when the movie is always treated with such care and is largely interpretative. The basis needs to shift to how an individual connected with the…

  • Bringing Out the Dead

    Bringing Out the Dead


    "You have to keep the body going until the brain and the heart recover enough to go on their own."

    This underwatched Scorsese movie brings a lot to the table and definitely is one of, if not his most interpretative and surreal work. A bleak and at times horrifying depiction of an exhausted, sleepless, paramedic struggling to continue working in the most populous city in the country.

    The movies shortcomings, though few, still remain an issue. Hallucinations of grandeur plague…