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  • The Handmaiden
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Zodiac
  • Rear Window

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  • The Predator


  • Moloch


  • Crimes of the Future


  • The Black Phone


Pinned reviews

  • Interstellar



    Michael Bay directs Neil deGrasse Tyson talking to Joe Rogan.

  • Whiplash



    I’ve got to split the difference on this one, as there are always two parts of me watching it. 

    As a piece of storytelling and film craft, Whiplash excels. The performances are fantastic, the direction and editing perfectly match and capture the intensity of the scenes, and the protagonist’s descent into a sort of madness is believable. There is one shot at the end, as our hero plays the big, improvised solo, of his father’s face taking it all in.…

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  • No Country for Old Men

    No Country for Old Men


    The only movie I’m willing to call perfect.

  • The Two Popes

    The Two Popes

    Fighting the urge to write a joke review, as this wound up being both moving and compelling in ways that ohhhhhhhh fuck 2 Popes 2 Furious, Look Who's Talking Too Popes, the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Popes, The Lord of the Rings: the Two Popes, Y Tu Popes Mama Tambien, Two Popes if by Sea, Two Popes and a Baby, Two Popes for the Money, Pope and Poperer: When Benedict Met Francis, Two and a Half Popes, Two Broke Popes,…