Favorite films

  • Before Sunset
  • Hunger
  • A Swedish Love Story
  • Two for the Road

Recent activity

  • Le Samouraï


  • Children of Men


  • Sudden Fear

  • Past Lives

Recent reviews

  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day

    Terminator 2: Judgment Day


    My dad has probably never been more excited for a movie to come out than this one. At nine years old, I was too young to accompany him but I remember vividly this exchange that took place when he got back.

    My Dad: You gotta go see it, Steve. I'm telling you, you've never seen so many people get shot in your life.
    My Uncle Steve (who was in Vietnam): Oh, I think I have.

    When we got the VHS…

  • To the Sea

    To the Sea


    Just a beautiful, beautiful film. I highly recommend anyone who follows me to seek it out. With that runtime, you can't lose.

Popular reviews

  • The Power of the Dog

    The Power of the Dog

    It's a shame that almost everyone is gonna watch this on Netflix because about an hour into my 2pm showtime today, an old man walked in, stood at the front and watched a solid 90 seconds of Cumberbatch castrating a cow before turning to all of us and loudly asking, "This not the Gucci movie?" And I think Jane Campion wouldn't have it any other way.

  • The Lives of Others

    The Lives of Others


    True story:

    When this film first came out, I was in a long distance relationship and we decided to see showings of it at the same time in our separate cities as a "movie date" and call each other after to talk. I hated the film so much, I walked out after 40 minutes and patiently waited another two before calling. When I did, my girlfriend answered the phone sobbing, having been completely emotionally shattered by it. In fact, she…