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  • The Guest 2014

    ★★★★ Rewatched 12 Feb, 2015 1

    Captain America gone terribly terribly bad

  • Dear White People 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 09 Feb, 2015

    I'm rating this in terms of first time feature. I think it's a really good film, overly written for sure but the direction is interesting and original. The performances are very nuanced and believable, the title cards and use of chapters worked well, and the film looked like an actual film. Shots that meant something, natural lighting, great symmetrical framing. A great first film and a solid film in general.

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  • Taxi Driver 1976

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 02 Feb, 2013 4

    I find it strange that this movie is so popular. I see 'bros' quoting it and they always have this next to Goodfellas and The Sopranos and Entourage in their collection of movies. I think a lot of people like it for the wrong reasons. They like the violence and the guns and DENIRO. But for me this is the quintessential art house film. It's ambiguous in it's meaning, it has no plot, it's main character has a lot of…

  • Django Unchained 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 06 Dec, 2012 43

    Jackie Brown, Reservoir Dogs, Inglourious Basterds, Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction. Quentin Tarantino's filmography reads like a symphony of revenge, blood, sam jackson and laughs. His latest entry, also a two word title, is Django Unchained. And it may be his best movie yet.

    Revenge has really taken a hold of QT's writing as of late. He seems to really get inspiration from these characters that are hell bent on hell sending. If you thought the protagonist in Kill Bill was…