Favorite films

  • Prince of Darkness
  • Star Wars
  • Blade Runner
  • Hatari!

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  • Moonfall


  • The Batman


  • Megaforce


  • Gestapo's Last Orgy


Pinned reviews

  • An American Werewolf in London

    An American Werewolf in London


    “I’m certain if there were a monster roaming around Northern England, we’d have seen it on the telly.”

    “The supernatural, the power of darkness, it’s all true. The undead surround me. Have you ever talked to a corpse? It’s boring. I’m lonely.”

    This was one of the very first movies I saw on VHS. And I am deeply and eternally in love with it ever since. Watched it literally dozens of times.

    With such an emotional attachment, it is difficult…

  • Hatari!



    "He fell off a fence." - "You nearly took a leg off, I got a dislocated shoulder..." - "And he gets the ice." - "Yeah. Come on. I'll buy you a nice warm drink."

    I know that from today's perspective, the hunting and capture of animals for zoos may look incorrect. Taken this aspect aside, this is one of my favorite films.

    I have just returned from a photo safari to Kenya and Tanzania (Mar 2019) and vowed during the…

Recent reviews

  • Moonfall



    ”The damn moon is hollow.”

    The positive thing is that Roland Emmerich makes dumb but mostly enjoyable movies. Unfortunately he peaked with ID4. Surprising, how a non-American can so deeply absorb the clichés of a civilization. Less would be more sometimes.

  • The Batman

    The Batman


    ”The Bat and the Cat. It’s got a nice ring.”

    A good film, slightly too long. My favorite Batman? No. I am a sucker for realism, but this is too realistic. Somehow the magical touch of “superhero” films is missing. It consequently goes the way that “Joker” went. Will these two meet?

Popular reviews

  • Whiplash



    “I was there to push people beyond what is expected of them.”

    Intense. A good, intense study of two men, well, what? Fighting? Struggling to become better? Developing? Hell, I do not envy the students. I am not ok with a teacher driving students like that with personal, emotional insult. Whatever the results. But on film, the dialogues, monologues and abuses are a hit.
    A very good film, and that with me having no love and appreciation for jazz at all. Great shots.
    And it is good to see Miles Teller in a decent role at least this one time.