Favorite films

  • There Will Be Blood
  • Casablanca
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Recent activity

  • Creed


  • The Suicide Squad


  • Ella Enchanted


  • The Piano

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Popular reviews

  • Sound of Metal

    Sound of Metal


    “You don’t need to fix anything here.”

    I wouldn’t be mad if Riz Ahmed took home the Oscar for this one. His performance IS the film. Ahmed metamorphoses the tokenism of Ruben’s impending deafness, embodying a human rather than what is too eagerly and conventionally depicted as a “handicap.” Rather, his newfound impairment only guides him to discover a way of life not reliant on external motivations and happiness. It forces him to be alone, to listen to his own…

  • There Will Be Blood

    There Will Be Blood


    “I drink your milkshake! I drink it up!” 

    PTA really likes an extremely long film, huh... If I wasn’t assigned to watch this for class, I probably wouldn’t have, considering the almost 3-hr run time, but I’m very happy I stuck it out.

    Easily one of my new favorite films :) Quite the unsettling story of the descent of Daniel Plainview, a man so overcome by his obsession with competition (aka capitalism) that he will stop at nothing to find success…