Upon second viewing I am convinced that Boyhood may be the best film released this year. Richard Linklater has crafted together something so beautiful I just don't think it will be topped.
Maybe it's because I was born in 1994 and I feel like I just watched my entire life before me. That could have something to do with it. But, it was more than that. This was an exploration into what life is all about. How we decide 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…
Honestly, this was one of the most insane films I have ever seen. It was absolutely bat-shit crazy. If this hadn't been in the hands of one of the finest filmmakers of all time, it would have sucked. The pacing wouldn't have worked, the tone couldn't be sustained and the story would have been too much. So thank you Master Scorsese. Without you this wouldn't have been possible.
The film itself is one of the best that has come out…