That hug toward the end of the film with Mac and Chief just about killed me. My heart can't handle that type of emotion on a Tuesday night.
Silence might not be the best film I've seen this year. But, I believe it had the biggest impact on me. I grew up in a Christian household in Texas and though I've never suffered from persecution, I felt I connected with Silence. As a teenager I decided that I wasn't buying the teachings of Christianity and for around five years I would've called myself an agnostic. I doubted the existence of a God and explored various ideas and religious…
No one does fucked up quite like Fincher. That being said I fucking loved this. Granted, I may be a tad bit biased based on my love for Fincher (he is my favorite director). But, this was excellent.
Having read the book I was worried about how this story would translate to film. Calm down everyone, it worked out just fine. Props to Gillian Flynn to sticking to her story and writing one hell of a screenplay. And props to…
Today, I embarked on a journey. A joint journey in which Gustav letterboxd.com/gustavr/ and I are very excited about. Over the next few weeks we will be going back and re-watching some of our all time favorite films. Today we began with the love of my life, Children of Men.
When I was in the eighth grade, my love for films truly began. I was on my way to Florida on a family vacation and had rented some movies off…