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  • Volver

    Volver 2006

    ★★★★ Watched 27 May, 2016 2

    This is the kind of Almodovar where all the weird quirks work together to make something great. It's all over the place and never really lets you stay in one genre at a time. Keeps moving and keeps things interesting.

  • Biutiful

    Biutiful 2010

    ★★★★ Watched 25 May, 2016

    I didn't have high hopes for this one. I hate the early Inarritu pictures that have the storylines come together and they're so tragic and such and such. This has elements of that, but it's toned way down and doesn't feel contrived in the same way. Sure, there are moments, but not nearly as bad.

    And then it's Javier Bardem. What a performance. He makes the film what it is. Soulfully, painfully, he takes you on a trip through a…

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  • In Bruges

    In Bruges 2008

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 13 Sep, 2012 19

    Pure fucking brilliance. Everything fucking works. Fucking humour, fucking emotions, fucking Ralph fucking Fiennes is the fucking best fucking ever.

    "You're an inanimate fuckin' object!"

    I cannot get over that line. It's so fucking good.

  • Django Unchained

    Django Unchained 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 16 Jan, 2013 36

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Since I seriously started getting into movies somewhere around 6 years ago this has been my most anticipated movie ever. The only way to describe how fantastic it is, is to simply say that it not only lived up to my expectations but it rocked them and surpassed them and waved hello the second go around said expectations.

    It would be impossible to get around to everything that is perfect here so I'll just mention a couple of standout things…