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  • Her 2013

    ★★★ Watched 07 Apr, 2014

    All those rave reviews over the last few months ... maybe they oversold this movie a little. I loved the premise. I loved the trailers. So my expectations were high. Too high?

    I have no idea why - right from the start - I was a little more bored than I expected to be. Maybe I'd read too much about the movie before seeing it?

    I don't quite share the world's infatuation with Scarlett Johansson, which was one of my…

  • Rubber 2010

    ★★★ Watched 31 Oct, 2013

    Fun in a weird way, yet not captivating enough for more than three stars. It's an oddity worth seeing, but I found Dupieux' "Wrong" just as odd, but with a better story.

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  • Spring Breakers 2012

    ★★★ Watched 15 Mar, 2013

    Way out of my comfort zone. Which could be a good thing, except for the fact that everything feels so shallow. Harmony Korine is a guy with experience in making his audience uncomfortable - he's the guy who wrote "Kids". But I remember "Kids" as a movie that made me feel bad, because it felt real.

    Nothing in "Spring Breakers" feels real. Which may be completely intentional: A vacation spent drinking and taking drugs doesn't feel real once you're back…