Sparks Lowry

Sparks Lowry

I'm like Maiku Hama but nu metal.

Favorite films

  • Black Dynamite
  • Long Day's Journey Into Night
  • The Most Terrible Time in My Life
  • Capone

Recent activity

  • Home Alone


  • Daisy Kenyon


  • The Beggar's Opera


  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang


Recent reviews

  • Home Alone

    Home Alone


    The namesake of my favourite Kill Lincoln song.

  • Daisy Kenyon

    Daisy Kenyon


    Have reservations with the ending, but I could see this going up to five stars on a rewatch, because this is one of the most playfully subversive relationship melodramas I've seen in a bit. Feels somewhat atypical for Preminger but the panache is still there: his blocking and composition is some of the best he's ever done here; so close to a stone cold masterpiece. However, I cannot count this as a Noirvember watch despite how it was touted to me so it's retroactively booted off the list; this is just a full-out (albeit, once again, incredibly inventive) romantic melodrama.
    That said: love you, Otto.

Popular reviews

  • Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

    Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

    Still very upset a child did not explode in this.

  • Hillary



    I knew I was gonna hate this when a song by The Interrupters began the documentary, trumpeting Hillary Rodham Clinton as a punk icon.

    This hits all the classic DNC beats, such as:
    - Evil Bernie supporters
    - Socialism bad
    - Russian hacking scandal
    - Taking cheap shots at Trump and pretending they weren't buddies once
    - Bringing up scandals very vaguely and failing to fully explain them
    - Bruh moments (such as the infamous 'nobody likes [Bernie]' and '[I…