Baz Pro

“I am Jack’s inflamed sense of rejection”


Favorite films

  • Thief
  • Paris, Texas
  • Fight Club
  • The Wind Rises

Recent activity

  • Contempt


  • Baby Driver


  • The World's End


  • Hot Fuzz


Pinned reviews

  • Tokyo Sonata

    Tokyo Sonata


    So many themes playing out, whilst diverging narratives bring our protagonist on a collision course with acceptance of oneself in a society built on traditions and expectations. 

    Kurosawa almost loses control of thread, if it weren’t for how subtly he manages to recalibrate after the family implodes; those proceeding moments of self destruction are the fine line for the film working or failing. 

    I found the final scene so perfectly balanced, so emotionally aggrandising, yet it doesn’t feel contrived. It’s a…

  • TÁR



    Exquisitely crafted character piece, that allows Cate Blanchett to completely lose herself in the role of Lydia Tár, a performance that I’d say is metaphoric. 

    From the very first scene, I was completely absorbed into this esoteric world of classical music and narcissistic rhythms.

    The world building that Field has orchestrated (pun intended) is cold, sharp-edged, and allusive; an upper class state of mind for the proletariats. 

    The ending, which feels like a crescendo, hits, not so much with the…

Recent reviews

  • Hot Fuzz

    Hot Fuzz


    Forget it, Nicholas…it’s Sanford. 

  • Rififi



    The blueprint for all other heist movies.

Popular reviews

  • Primer



    Yep. I still don't understand it.

    I'll try it again yesterday.

  • if....



    Lindsay Anderson's If.... could quite possibly be the unofficial prequel to Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange