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  • Operation Avalanche

    Operation Avalanche 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 18 Apr, 2016

    A found footage movie about investigating Russian spies in NASA and faking the moon landing which actually makes sense to use the found footage style of filmmaking. It's got mystery, it's got action, it's got comedy. An extremely well-done movie with likable characters that keeps you guessing and entertained the entire time.

  • Life, Animated

    Life, Animated 2016

    ★★★ Watched 17 Apr, 2016

    A truly interesting documentary about an autistic boy, Owen, whose parents are told by his doctors that he may never speak again. However, through his love and understanding of Disney animated films Owen is able to speak again. Seeing his growth into a young man who begins to become independent while still using Disney animation to make sense of the world is inspiring and heartwarming.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 07 Aug, 2015 1

    Third viewing is no less shiny and chrome than the first.

  • Mommy

    Mommy 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Feb, 2015

    Dolan's visceral, energetic filmmaking is the perfect medium for a story about two characters who are constantly kicking back against the rest of the world. The use of the narrow aspect ratio shows the constraint of the characters' living situation, and the results of the camera working within that constraint are incredible even if they are a bit unnerving at first due to the familiarity with widescreen. The performances can't be praised enough; nor can Dolan's writing when it comes…