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  • Brick Mansions 2014

    Watched 24 Apr, 2014 3

    There's nearly nothing memorable about this movie save for the fact that there's an actual character named Tom Berenger. And yet, for all of its rumbling stupidity, its hyper-edited action sequences, and its egregious lack of character and humor, I find myself oddly charmed by its blue-collar spirit and middling attempt at a workmanlike exterior. Also, the movie ends with Aloe Blacc's "The Man" playing over the credits and a smiling Paul Walker.

  • Transcendence 2014

    Watched 18 Apr, 2014

    Probably overrating this.

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  • 3 Days to Kill 2014

    ½ Watched 21 Feb, 2014

    Steinfeld: "I don't even know how to ride a bike."

    Costner: "What kind of a kid doesn't know how to ride a bike?"

    Steinfeld: "The kind that doesn't have a father to teach her."

    The worst.

  • Japan 2002

    ★★★★ Added 1

    I struggle to even find the words to describe Japón, a film that both trivializes and affirms our existence as humans in such a subtle manner. While I would argue it's Reygadas' most difficult work, there's still a lot to take away from the film, as it never strays from its deliberate pacing and tone. The ambitions of Reygadas cause him to excel past most modern filmmakers, as his camera captures elements and images most directors would never even dream…