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  • The Duke of Burgundy

    The Duke of Burgundy 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Apr, 2015

    In The Duke of Burgundy, writer/director Peter Strickland has created an elaborate alternate universe in which no men are present and all women are engaged in dedicated sadomasochistic relationships. When not acting out their rigidly orchestrated daily routines of pleasure through humiliation, the women are giving equally detailed lectures on the intricacies of moths and butterflies. It's an odd world that Strickland brings to vivid life, yet through all of its eccentricities his ultimate goal is one of the most…

  • Good Kill

    Good Kill 2014

    ★★ Watched 25 Apr, 2015

    What happened to Andrew Niccol? The writer/director came out of the gate swinging with the intelligent, melancholy and emotionally potent Gattaca, then followed it up with one of the finest scripts ever committed to film for Peter Weir's The Truman Show. After that his career has been nothing but a series of intense disappointments, taking imaginative concepts loaded with potential and turning them into half-baked, derivative and vacuous endeavors like Lord of War and In Time. After the DOA flop…

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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?