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  • Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 09 Jan, 2015 4

    Take your favourite noir film, replace the low-key lighting with neon colours, the fedoras and trench coats with afros and sideburns, and the hard liquor with more weed than any person could conceivably smoke in their entire life, whatever you're left with is Inherent Vice. It's weird and a little confusing, but I had fun with it and that's all I really care about.

  • Blue Ruin 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 30 Dec, 2014 3

    This film is so rad. I wish I could explain why it's rad but I was so busy being entertained that I forgot to keep track of all the things that make it awesome.

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  • Hanna 2011

    ★★★★ Rewatched 01 Dec, 2012 9

    I noticed on this rewatch that Hanna seems to have a lot of similarities to Nicholas Winding Refn's Drive. Both films are filled with dark and gritty noir-like themes, both have a fantastic electronic musical score, both are violent, and both take the viewer in a very different direction than expected. I am honestly surprised that this didn't receive more attention upon its release as it is a very well made film with a fantastic performance from Saoirse Ronan, especially…

  • Drag Me to Hell 2009

    ★★★½ Watched 16 Oct, 2012 1

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Part of the 31 Days of Horror

    Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty. Not the kitty.

    Fuck.