George Bidwell

George Bidwell

Watchlist is only stuff I have access to.

Favorite films

  • The Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome
  • Close-Up
  • Irma Vep
  • Sexy Beast

Recent activity

  • The Ballad of Narayama

  • Caché

  • Hunger

  • Another Round

Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • The Smiths: Live at Rockpalast

    The Smiths: Live at Rockpalast


    And don't forget the songs that made you smile and the ones that saved your life

  • Y Tu Mamá También

    Y Tu Mamá También


    Two disillusioned Mexican teenagers lust deeply for one another but can't act on these urges due to internalised homophobia and political and class differences. As tragic as it is wistful and nostalgic, Cuaron is a master of difficult, interpersonal relationships and wrapped in this sunny, sexual and carefree road-trip is maybe his best yet: two lovers who can never be, trapped in a system that benefits one and traps the other leading to distance both physical and emotional.

    Nostalgia, both…