Jake Bart

Maybe it's time to let the old ways die.

Favorite films

  • My Darling Clementine
  • Thief
  • The Heartbreak Kid
  • Inherent Vice

Recent activity

  • Lost in America


  • Days of Heaven


  • All About Eve


  • Rope


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • The French Dispatch

    The French Dispatch


    No crying.

    Purely in terms of film form it's far too dense to untangle after one pass. But its asides, diversions, and brief moments of editorial comment are sticking with me most. He may be the most ornate stylist of his generation, but Anderson's admirers know the meaning of his work is often found in simple, relatively unadorned declaration ("I've had a rough year, Dad."). This, his tenth film and first to gesture toward a "late" style, is no different.…

  • Rope



    one of the bitchiest movies ever made. like ALL ABOUT EVE for the fellas.