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  • Passengers

    Passengers

    ½

    a woman learns to love her kidnapper/rapist/murderer instead of just fucking killing him despite having a myriad of reasons & methods to do so

  • The Shallows

    The Shallows

    ½

    Title accurately describes the depth of storytelling, acting & directing. If the plot sounds thin to you, you will marvel at how the creators manage to take a pathetically one-dimensional premise & make it even more vapid than expected. Despite the gore there's no meat to this film at all. Far & away the worst film I've seen this year, & if you check my diary I've seen some stinkers.

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  • The Room

    The Room

    ½

    LEAVE YOUR STUPID COMMENTS IN YOUR POCKET!

  • Breathless

    Breathless

    A girl, a gun, and not much else.

    Last week I had the pleasure of attending The Loft Cinema’s inaugural screening in its month-long Jean-Luc Godard retrospective. Known as a pioneer of the French New Wave (“La Nouvelle Vague”) alongside François Truffaut and Claude Chabrol, Godard sought to chronicle the existentialism and frivolity of what he called “the children of Marx and Coca-Cola.” Playing fast and loose with plot and storytelling, and using meta-references and documentarian styles to both honor…