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  • Zorns Lemma

    Zorns Lemma 1970

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Jul, 2016

    I (child on swing)(bouncing balls)(peeling an orange)(split face) this movie.

    There are so many clever decisions here that make this film not only eminently watchable but also a surprising amount of fun. Like how some of the images have little visual stories that progress with each cycle (a wall is painted, a tire is changed, an orange is peeled), sometimes in unexpected ways (the stopping and sudden restarting of N, the weirdly suspenseful climax of H), or the way the…

  • On the Silver Globe

    On the Silver Globe 1988

    ★★★★ Watched 20 Jul, 2016 1

    Right after watching this in crummy online streaming form I learned that a new digital restoration will be playing at Lincoln Center in like a week. Excuse me while I go bang my head against the wall repeatedly.

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  • Stalker

    Stalker 1979

    ★★★★ Watched 21 May, 2015

    Like The Wizard of Oz but with existential dread instead of flying monkeys. Still not sure which is more terrifying.

  • Snowpiercer

    Snowpiercer 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 28 Jun, 2014

    How can I type this review if I have two good arms?