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  • Arabesque

    Arabesque 1966

    ★★ Watched 29 Apr, 2016

    Gregory Peck sleepwalks through this bad Bond/Hitchcock knockoff, but theres a chase scene through a zoo that easily justifies the movies existence. Amidst all of Donen's play with mirrors, distorted glass and other reflections, he cuts to a series of reaction shots of animals sorted by genus that is so adorably silly an 8 year old must have dreamed it up

  • High School Hellcats

    High School Hellcats 1958

    Watched 07 May, 2016

    So in the only two 50s juvenile delinquent films I've seen (this and Rebel Without a Cause. Safe to say the best and worst of the genre?), there's a brief scene where a father is so gosh darned angry with his daughter for hitting puberty that he yells at and in one case smacks her. Both instances are so unjustified by her actions that they can only be viewed as some Freudian repressed incestous urges towards a father's newly fertile…

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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.