Why the fuck did none of you tell me this film was everything I love!? You all nag me to watch "The Godfather" and "Drive" for months on end and NONE OF YOU tell me to watch THIS!? A film that feels tailor made for me in every single aspect!?
I FEEL UNCLEAN THAT I NEVER WATCHED THIS UNTIL NOW.
Sheer cinematic madness featuring incredible set design and direction, awesome music, fuckin' hilarious moments, memorable characters, and TIM CURRY IN…
Toy Story is a story about toys; told at a brisk pace, with memorable characters, unforgettable music and groundbreaking special effects for the ages.
What a perfect theme song! Randy Newman's You've Got a Friend in Me. It fits Buzz and Woody to a tee. Andy also has a friend in both of them. The old best friend, and the new one.
I love the pace. Short runtime. Simple story. Solid conclusion. Super satisfying dialogue.
The effects are lights out.…
Giving a whole new meaning to the idea of Doctors Without Borders, “Doctor Strange” is a superhero movie that often feels as though it’s been shot through a kaleidoscope — it’s hollow, hypnotic, and every twist of the tube reflects a beautiful new dimension of infinite possibilities. Unapologetically folding the likes of “The Matrix” and “Inception” into the fabric of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Sinister” director Scott Derrickson reaches into the mirror dimension (whatever the hell that is) and retrieves…
"The search for God is absurd?"
"It is if everyone dies alone."
"Does that scare you?"
"I don't want to be alone."
Such a knockout combination of flavors and tones, genres and influences that it's hard to believe how coherent it all is. Portals expand though the screen of The Evil Dead as a heavenly choir soars within the soundscape. Elementary schoolgirls dance seductively in talent shows, taught by the 'teacher's pet' of a spiritual healer with a dark…
CW: appropriation/reclamation, trans issues, transmisogyny/cissexism, consent/rape culture, sexism, race, HRT, homophobia, sexism, queer love, erasure, ableism
Frankie was always one of us.
She--and that was an important word here--was reclaimed ages ago, if not before, then certainly the moment I first laid eyes on her, sometime before I even understood who I was or who she was, when she was some genderfucking Tim Curry, the elemental form of the depraved bisexual.…