thomaruc has written 6 reviews for films rated ★★★★★ .

  • GoodFellas

    GoodFellas

    ★★★★★

    The most perfect movie narratively maybe ever.

    I had to analyze this movie years ago for a movie course I did, and I had never seen this film. I watched it, liked it. I watched it again, and again. Some scenes tens of times and got kinda bored of it. What is it that's so damn special about it. Watching Spider's death scene over and over again to look at the editing... I didn't get it.

    Fast forward to today…

  • (500) Days of Summer

    (500) Days of Summer

    ★★★★★

    It might not be a perfect film, but it's my perfect film.

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    Kingsman: The Secret Service

    ★★★★★

    ''...I'm a Catholic whore, currently enjoying congress out of wedlock with my black Jewish boyfriend who works at a military abortion clinic. So,.. hail Satan, and have a lovely afternoon, madame.''

    One of the best action movies of the past decade. Matthew Vaughn created a great world with stylish characters, who play around with each other in a way to make both of them more interesting, as well as with (the great) music and with set pieces, such as the…

  • Synecdoche, New York

    Synecdoche, New York

    ★★★★★

    ''I will be dying and so will you, and so will everyone here. That's what I want to explore. We're all hurtling towards death, yet here we are for the moment, alive. Each of us knowing we're going to die, each of us secretly believing we won't.''
    - Caden Cotard

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    ★★★★★

    ''I don't think there will be a return journey, Mr. Frodo.''
    - Sam

    Fucking Eagles..

  • Bo Burnham: What.

    Bo Burnham: What.

    ★★★★★

    ''Maybe life on earth could be heaven, doesn't just the thought of it make it worth a try?'' - Bo Burnham

    ...

    ''Quotes are for dumb people who can't think of something intelligent to say on their own'' - Bo Burnham