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Favorite films

  • Werckmeister Harmonies
  • Double Indemnity
  • Early Summer
  • My Darling Clementine

Recent activity

  • Godzilla


  • The Beguiled


  • Priscilla


  • Showing Up


Pinned reviews

  • Tokyo Story

    Tokyo Story


    be kind to your parents while they’re alive. no one can serve his parents beyond the grave.

    after seeing three of ozu's films, i've really started to pick up on his style: minimalism, repetition, frames within frames, camera stationary from the seated position for us to sit and observe each scene almost like a play or drama, editing that rarely cuts on any action, pillow shots that used to be more of nature shots but now are of smokestacks signifying…

  • King of New York

    King of New York


    christopher walken doing the weapon of choice dance with an uzi.

Recent reviews

  • Godzilla



    gotta watch number one before i watch minus one.

    can't imagine how hard this must've banged in those 1954 theaters.

    why does the godzilla music sound like the main titles to the shining??

  • The Beguiled

    The Beguiled


    picnic at let's bang him rock.

Popular reviews

  • Graveyard Rats

    Graveyard Rats


    are these all just going to be about dudes trying to make a dollar?

  • Speak No Evil

    Speak No Evil


    just pick up your child and GO HOME!

    good god i hate this movie.