• Artists and Models

    Artists and Models

    jerry lewis you will not see heaven

  • American Splendor

    American Splendor

    i had to watch this for a film series i'm helping to introduce next week and was a little scared! i remember absolutely loving this when i first saw it – i think right when it first came out on HBO. anyway it holds up i think, a moving testament to a fascinating guy held together by a really good performance. really groans at the seams (at least technically) when they are trying to just Make a Film (documentary directors…

  • This Is Me…Now

    This Is Me…Now

    listen her hair looks INCREDible

  • Pretty Woman

    Pretty Woman

    he’s evil but im so happy for her 

    insaneo amount of foot stuff going on here! garry!!!!

  • Rocky II

    Rocky II

    ★★★

    this shit rocks man. we used to be a real country. rocky looks CUNTY in this one 

    bonkers gender politics but that’s simply not my problem

  • Dicks: The Musical

    Dicks: The Musical

    ★★★½

    theres obviously some stuff that don’t work in this thing but the stuff that works had me howling like an absolute maniac. i can only admire it

  • Opening Night

    Opening Night

    ★★★★★

    [le tigre voice]
    alcoholic!
    messiah!

    (at MOMI for their Snubbed! series….fully fully fully insane gena rowlands didn’t get a nomination for what is maybe one of the best performances i’ve ever seen in a movie)

  • Crash

    Crash

    ★★★★

    people do be driving down my block like this

  • The Iron Claw

    The Iron Claw

    ★★★★

    i can see what stuff didn’t work for some people but mostly i feel like i was hit by a train!! amazing chemistry at work, great footage of guys being dudes. what’s better than that

  • Anatomy of a Fall

    Anatomy of a Fall

    ★★★

    the french legal system is insane? they’re just kind of talking to whoever at any time??? anyway if someone read a passage from my fiction book that’s definitely not NOT about me, in court, i would simply kill my self

    anywho! impeccably made, good performances, but left me a bit cold for the Why of it all 

    (also “blood spatter analysis” isn’t real!! it’s not real. it’s not real!!!!!! ie it’s fake)

  • Showing Up

    Showing Up

    ★★★★★

    as always, astounded by reichardt’s ability to convey the most beautiful things so quietly and cleverly :,)

    absolutely nails the feeling of getting something out into the world and all the wonder and terror and tenderness and frustration and relief therein

    Mister A Twentyfour you will NOT see heaven for not pushing this thing enough!!!!!

    (@MOMI with KR talkback)

  • Defending Your Life

    Defending Your Life

    listen it’s lumpier than i remember but the ending fucking gets me man. meryl is so cute