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  • It Follows

    It Follows

    ★★★★½

    This probably isn't 4 1/2 out of 5, but whatever.

    I really don't know how it's already been nearly 2 years since I first saw it either.

    I was going back and forth between studying for finals and watching this, but I still think it holds up.

    The score was much better than I remembered, it still gave me genuine chills and had me on the edge of my seat during certain scenes (Pissing naked woman reveal, tall man, boy…

  • Cool Hand Luke

    Cool Hand Luke

    ★★★★½

    "What we've got here is a failure to communicate."

    Paul Newman's best performance, making for a funny, yet depressing film in the end.

    It perfectly mixes those contrasting feelings, delivering one of the oddest, yet toughest American films of the 60s - in terms of acting.

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    "Welcome to LA, where people worship everything and value nothing."

    Wonderfully depressing and realistic.

    I wasn't sure how I felt about this at first, but once I got into it - I knew I wasn't just experiencing one of the most lovely films of the year, but one of the most well crafted and performed films I've ever seen.

    The music and aesthetic is lively and fulfilling at every note, really creating a sensation of colors, sounds, emotions, and nostalgiac…

  • Silence

    Silence

    ★★★½

    One of the most disappointing theater experiences I've ever had.

    I mean, it's a Scorsese film, so of course it's going to be of high technical quality, but for being billed as such an epic passion project... I really didn't see the passion.
    Silence was tame, restrained, and dull in terms of story and power.
    Although Garfield's Rodrigues was very well played, it never felt like his, or any of the other characters, carried much weight.
    I couldn't connect to…