Colin Jiang

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Favorite films

  • A Moment of Innocence
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Seven Beauties
  • Hyenas

Recent activity

  • Poor Things


  • The Parallax View


  • Three Days of the Condor


  • Castello Cavalcanti


Recent reviews

  • The Last Days of Disco

    The Last Days of Disco


    My favorite “hangout movie”. Clearly about far more than the final days of one era of New York's nightlife: it's about regret (both in the personal sense and the historical); it's about art, creation, and inspiration; it's about the way a city can function as an organism, with each person playing the role of single cell in that organism. The way everybody dances at the end always makes me teary.

  • The Mother and the Whore

    The Mother and the Whore


    Arrived at the theatre ten minutes late, spent the next 209 minutes thinking Marie was his actual mother 🤮

Popular reviews

  • Miami Blues

    Miami Blues


    "My problem is that I can have... everything and anything that I want but I don't know what I want."

    It's really that simple. Almost like a quirkier Badlands, which does sound horrendous, when Miami Blues is anything but that. Try masterpiece.

    I don't really have much to say, just want to note how great it was for Junior's manchild impulses to be matched step by step through Armitage's brilliant screenplay. For a man whose mantra was doing what he…

  • Arrival



    Need to sleep on this. And to see it again. And again. And again.
    Current Consensus: Masterpiece