Movieman630 has written 4 reviews for films rated ★★★★★ during 2022.

  • RRR

    RRR

    ★★★★★

    What an absolute blast of a film. It should be expected, but RRR feels so much different than American blockbusters. Everything in this film is treated with such an extreme sense of drama and importance. The action is goofy and over the top, but treated with a sense of serious extremism. The friendship between the leads, however simple, is given a huge amount of weight for both characters. The stakes are treated as if they are all the most important…

  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★★

    A magical, hilarious, exciting, absurd and heartwarming film, often all at the same time. There’s so much creativity going on in this film that it’s hard to imagine being able to make it in any way. Everything fits and flows perfectly, building to one of the strongest cinematic achievements in years.

  • Drive My Car

    Drive My Car

    ★★★★★

    A powerfully emotional and engrossing experience. Enter open minded and allow the film to carry you through the journey.

  • The Tragedy of Macbeth

    The Tragedy of Macbeth

    ★★★★★

    A tragedy told through a nightmare. Joel Coen embraces gothic surrealism, and thus creates one of the most unique and striking adaptations of the Bard's work yet.

    Denzel Washington excels at performing both the noble man who was, and the villain who became, as well as the transfer between. He owns the screen, commanding it through shouts, whispers, and the unraveling of sanity. It is perhaps the greatest cinematic performance of the character yet. Kathryn Hunter's performance as the witches…