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  • Real Life

    Real Life 1979

    ★★ Watched 08 Aug, 2016

    "It just ended 8 months early. Like an abortion"

    So frustrating in how sporadically hilarious it can be, but then Brooks rambles for 6 minutes straight and I just can't take it

    Brooks may have said everything your self-satisfied co-worker has to say about reality tv 40 years earlier, but that really doesn't make it worth listening to.

  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009

    Watched 31 Jul, 2016

    Is there a more inept bit of acting and direction in history then when after killing Dumbledore and confronted by Harry Snape murmurs "I'm the half blood prince" and walks off screen? The death of the mentor is a trope older than dirt for a reason, it should work effortlessly and yet Yates sucks every ounce of gravitas out of these two scenes with his incomprehensible need to rush through all the material given him. But the scene of the…

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  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet 1968

    Added 8

    Really? No reviews on how you got to see a girl's tits in your 9th grade English class? Shit, letterboxd, get it together

  • After the Ball

    After the Ball 1897

    Watched 11 Mar, 2013 2

    They say up to 75% of silent films have been destroyed. All those fat, misshapen asses, lost, like tears in the rain.