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  • Jackass Number Two

    Jackass Number Two 2006

    ★★★½ Rewatched 24 Apr, 2016

    Still so stupid yet so inexplicably delightful.

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane

    10 Cloverfield Lane 2016

    ★★★★½ Watched 10 Mar, 2016 2

    This movie is basically a 100-minute panic attack and I mean that in the very best way possible. It is a SLOW burn but never in a frustrating way, always in a mind-racing, let's try and figure this out way and of course, you're never able to because the film is always 3 steps ahead of you and 10 times crazier than you could ever hope to be. It is UNFATHOMABLE that the film is able to maintain such an…

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  • Inglourious Basterds

    Inglourious Basterds 2009

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Sep, 2009 2

    I can't even think of words to describe the ways I love this movie. Masterfully clever, shocking, nail-bitingly tense, hilarious - the cast is a once in a lifetime cavalcade of awesome and I have no doubt that there are a number of scenes that will be studied in film classes years from now. Definitely Quentin Tarantino's most mature, coherent film and arguably his best. QT deserved the Best Original Screenplay Oscar this year and it is a travesty that Melanie Laurent wasn't even nominated for her performance.

  • In Bruges

    In Bruges 2008

    ★★★★ Watched 21 Oct, 2012 1

    Not at all what I was expecting - in a good way. Funny, interesting and surprisingly somber at times; I can see myself revisiting this film quite a bit in the future.