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  • Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

    Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 19 Apr, 2015

    Early contender for best horror movie of the year.

  • Iron Man 3

    Iron Man 3 2013

    ★★½ Rewatched 19 Apr, 2015

    It would've been nigh impossible for me to hate this as much as I hated it the night it opened, at the end of one of the most tumultuous weeks of my life, and so I didn't, but even by Marvel standards it remains extraordinarily messy and problematic. The overstuffed plot, the near-total disregard for character development, and the ridiculous villains make explicit that Shane Black was more interested in producing yet another cheesy early-'90s actioner instead of a legitimate…

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  • Holy Motors

    Holy Motors 2012

    ★½ Watched 31 Dec, 2012 13

    To say that Holy Motors has been praised would be the understatement of the century. It has been discussed and interpreted more than probably any other movie this year. Furthermore, seemingly every major critic loves it. It has a 90% on Rotten Tomatoes, an 84 on Metacritic, and my boy Film Crit Hulk placed it at the very top of his 2012 list, ahead of Django Unchained, The Master, Looper, and several other terrific titles. However, there's something none of…

  • Jeff, Who Lives at Home

    Jeff, Who Lives at Home 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 22 Mar, 2012 3

    "I just wanna feel that we both wanna, like, be in love. I want it so...bad."

    Have you ever felt like you're drifting aimlessly through life? Have you ever longed for someone to love, a longing that runs so deep you can hardly contain your emotions when you're alone in your bed in the middle of the night? Have you ever felt like everyone's abandoned you? Have you ever felt like none of it means anything? Have you ever felt…