Favorite films

  • Twin Peaks: The Return
  • In the Mood for Love
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Recent activity

  • La La Land


  • Nope


  • Pride & Prejudice


  • Rope


Recent reviews

  • Dune



    Desert power.

    A sprawling, operatic adaptation of Frank Herbert's masterpiece, coming close to as good as the novel itself. Stunning stuff. Wish I had been able to catch this in IMAX, or even a rewatch in thearers, though the 4k disc still looks fantastic--more than, in fact. Best blockbuster in a good while, and probably will be until its sequel releases. Bring on the worms.


  • Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick


    Movie was mid.
    -- At Naval Recruitment Center

Popular reviews

  • The Lighthouse

    The Lighthouse


    Bad luck to kill a sea bird.

    Five stars... I think?

  • Blue Velvet

    Blue Velvet


    Maybe the robins are here.

    A perverse, shocking delight. Lynch makes his thesis in the first few minutes of the movie, staking the claim that would come to define his work for decades to come. The beauty of suburbia, of innocence, a classic slice of Americana; disgusting evil lurking not even beneath the surface, but rather just out of sight. A man waters his lawn, unaware of the bugs teeming under him, disguised by every blade of grass. An old…