TheKing0fComedy

“The film of tomorrow will be an act of love“ -Truffaut

Favorite films

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Love Streams
  • Three Colors: Red
  • The Conversation

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  • Casino

    ★★★★½

  • Gummo

    ★★★½

  • Rabbit Fire

  • Every Man for Himself

    ★★★★

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  • Hard Eight

    Hard Eight

    ★★★★

    A film built out of the ambience of a hotel room, and the particular silence that arises when one soul enters that room. Devastating and tender. And funny.

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  • Casino

    Casino

    ★★★★½

    3 hours of gold
    & nothing at all.

  • Gummo

    Gummo

    ★★★½

    this whole place should 
    be bombed back to
    normality.

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  • Evil Dead Rise

    Evil Dead Rise

    I would love to see The Evil Dead series turn into the Mission Impossible of horror. Each film, get a new director and creative team, no house style, keep the core element of the Evil Dead and experiment.

  • Mank

    Mank

    ★★

    Useless.

    Mank: Mr. Comedy, do I have your full attention?
    TheKing0fComedy: [stares out the window]  No.
    Mank: Do you think I deserve it?
    TheKing0fComedy: [looks at Mank]  What?
    Mank: Do you think I deserve your full attention?
    TheKing0fComedy: I had to swear an oath before I began this review, and I don't want to perjure myself, so I have a legal obligation to say no.
    Mank: Okay - no. You don't think I deserve your attention.
    TheKing0fComedy: I think if your director wants to sit on Orson Welles’ shoulders…