Blake Tucker

pop a wheelie on the zeitgeist

Favorite films

  • After Hours
  • Before Sunset
  • Heat
  • Safe

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  • Infinity Pool

    ★★★★

  • What Happened Was...

    ★★★½

  • Vengeance

    ★★★

  • The Whale

    ★★½

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  • Infinity Pool

    Infinity Pool

    ★★★★

    Piss, vomit, buckets of blood, and a cumshot all in the first 20 minutes! An hallucinogenic nightmare world full of orgies and executions with almost no consequences. Asking the question: how far would the rich go in pursuit of pleasure? Brandon Cronenberg’s latest did not disappoint.

  • What Happened Was...

    What Happened Was...

    ★★★½

    This does a fantastic job at capturing all the anxieties and nuances of a first date. The blocking and conversations come across seamlessly as each character experiences jitters from constantly saying the wrong thing to fears of coming across as too vulnerable to feelings of nervousness to make the first move after finally connecting over shared interests and problems. The finale hit me hard and brought everything that was building full circle. Tom Noonan is such a gifted actor and…

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  • The Joy Luck Club

    The Joy Luck Club

    ★★★½

    The feminine urge in the 90’s to make movies about generational trauma that just obliterated audiences to tears >

  • Volver

    Volver

    ★★★★½

    God is a woman and her name is Penélope Cruz