Favorite films

  • Kenny & Company
  • Vanishing Point
  • The Gumball Rally
  • Time After Time

Recent activity

  • Hick


  • Kick-Ass 2


  • Dumb and Dumber To


  • The Fear of Speed


Recent reviews

  • Hick



    Chloë Moretz—meh.
    Juliette Lewis—yeah!
    Blake Lively—bleah!
    Eddie Redmayne—neh.

    There's no likable main character. A bunch of random stuff happens. It's a pointless tale in the end.

  • Kick-Ass 2

    Kick-Ass 2



    What the hell? That's no way to treat Yancy Butler! Y'all be trippin'!

Popular reviews

  • Cold Fever

    Cold Fever


    I'm very appreciative of all the smaller, more intimate, indie films I was lucky enough to catch in theaters when I was in college in the '90s. This was when there were many more arthouse and rep theaters in the San Francisco Bay Area. Cold Fever is one that stuck in my head over the decades. It's bleak, quirky, and simply and gorgeously shot. It's like the best Icelandic Jim Jarmusch road movie that Jarmusch never made.

  • Silence Is Welcome

    Silence Is Welcome


    Would you like to go on a road trip with a dysfunctional family?

    "A funny dysfunctional family, like in Little Miss Sunshine?"

    No, a basic, regular, everyday family: a couple and their two young daughters.

    "Where are they going?"

    From Mexico City to Tamiahua.

    "Is it in a fast, cool vehicle?"

    No, it's a Toyota RAV4.

    "Do they get lost and attacked by inbred cannibals or monsters? Or do they get caught in a disaster, like a volcano or a…