Favorite films

  • Star Wars
  • Berlin Alexanderplatz
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Punch-Drunk Love

Recent activity

  • Oculus


  • The Empty Man


  • Mississippi Grind


  • Mortal Kombat


Recent reviews

  • Mississippi Grind

    Mississippi Grind


    Say what you will about Ryan Reynolds' ever-sickening shtick...he goes toe-to-toe and holds his own here playing in the sad sandbox with master mournful Ben Mendelsohn and it's pretty fun!

  • Mortal Kombat

    Mortal Kombat


    Starts with Sonya Blade saying something like, “We don’t know much…” before she then spends 3 minutes explaining the entire Mortal Kombat concept in great detail... She was the WORST (though Cole Young is fighting hard for that title). The best was how much the movie emphasized (big meanie) Sub Zero vs. Scorpion. Swings wildly, mostly badly… Cheapo-feeling but I dug some of Raiden’s lightning teleportation and a lot of the VFX really worked for me on a video game-level…

Popular reviews

  • Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder


    A new capitalist system under allegiance to the United States started 1950 South Korea onto 30+ years of oppressive politics and semi-colonial subjugation. Presidents with origins as military officers led tyrannical regimes beneath overlying facades of economic and democratic advancement. North Korea was regarded as an imminent threat at all times, and so national security provided the perfect excuse for the violent suppression of all resisting. Thus the police, remembered in Korean minds as the strong-arm authority of this subjugating…

  • Sherman's March

    Sherman's March


    My old nemesis Burt Reynolds.