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  • Sense and Sensibility

    Sense and Sensibility 1995

    ★★★½ Watched 29 Mar, 2015

    Coming on the heels of a decade dominated by Merchant-Ivory productions that gave period dramas their reputation for stuffy laboriousness, Ang Lee and Emma Thompson gave the genre the kick in the pants it needed with their adaptation of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility. Thompson's script brought the material to life with a smart, modern energy that maintained the human emotion and entertaining character dynamics without succumbing to dour, stilted representations of the pretense and ceremony of the time period.…

  • Chungking Express

    Chungking Express 1994

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Mar, 2015

    I can't remember the last time I was as profoundly moved by a film as I was with Chungking Express. In telling the separate but thematically linked stories of two Hong Kong policemen mourning broken hearts, Wong Kar Wai has created an experience both rapturously romantic and hauntingly melancholic. The hypnotic score and Christopher Doyle's stunningly captured cinematography bring a vivid life to the late nights of a city where the person you bump into can become your greatest love…

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  • The To Do List

    The To Do List 2013

    ½ Watched 09 Nov, 2013 2

    My To Do List:

    01. Invent time travel.
    02. Go back in time.
    03. Stop myself from ever seeing this movie.

  • Mortdecai

    Mortdecai 2015

    ½ Watched 22 Jan, 2015 8

    It's January so fuck it, right?