Nicholas Santamaura

"What's your favourite aspect ratio?"

Favorite films

  • Frances Ha
  • 21 Jump Street
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • The Wolf of Wall Street

Recent activity

  • Vampyr


  • Duel to the Death


  • Glaze of Cathexis

  • Rage Net

Recent reviews

  • Vampyr



    This really does feel like a cursed movie. Something about the atmosphere combined with the way it's stitched together gives me some feeling that I wasn't supposed to be looking at this.

    I'm also really impressed with how this film feels so ahead of its time. There are so many little things like the long, uninterrupted moments of silence where you only hear the scratches of the audio, or the insane camera tricks and techniques, that make this feel almost…

  • Duel to the Death

    Duel to the Death


    Holy shit.

Popular reviews

  • The Banshees of Inisherin

    The Banshees of Inisherin


    A very bitter yet funny exploration of people who don't know how to handle rejection.

    Give the donkey a credit on this site. This is for the people who run Letterboxd if they're reading this. You guys already have the cow from First Cow in that film's cast list, Jenny the donkey's performance deserves to be recognized! Cowards.

  • The Graduate

    The Graduate


    Way funnier than I remembered it being. I already liked it when I last saw it, but I think I love it even more now. I guess there's something about the sweaty anxiety that Benjamin exudes that is more relatable to me now that I'm officially graduated.

    I wonder if that means I'll meet a Mrs. Robinson some day 👀