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  • Young & Beautiful 2013

    Watched 13 Oct, 2014

    This is the movie I was looking for when I was 17 and wandering through the foreign film aisle at Blockbuster. In other words, it's the stupidest, easiest, and most obvious film to make.

  • Once Upon a Time Was I, Verônica 2012

    ★★★ Watched 10 Sep, 2012

    First, a quick game of Six Degrees of Brazilian Cinema. Hermila Guedes, who plays the title character in Marcelo Gomes’ Once Upon a Time Was I, Veronica, also starred in Gomes’ first feature, Cinema, Aspirins, and Vultures (2005), which was co-written by Karim Ainouz. Guedes also starred in Ainouz’s breakthrough film, Love for Sale (2006). Ainouz was at TIFF last year with The Silver Cliff, a character study of an attractive, 30-something dentist who suffers an identity crisis after her…

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  • Gravity 2013

    ★★ Watched 29 Oct, 2013 1

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

  • Upstream Color 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 12 May, 2013 1

    This might be the shit-filled Malick film I was looking for.