Zoe Crombie

Zoe Crombie

Favorite films

  • Whisper of the Heart
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • Horse Feathers
  • Yellow Submarine

Recent activity

  • Plagiarism and You


  • Doctor Who: Wild Blue Yonder


  • Doctor Who: The Star Beast


  • Dum Laga Ke Haisha


Recent reviews

  • Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power

    Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power


    they came so close so many times to acknowledging the specific experiences of non-white people but just couldn’t bring themselves, even when discussing goddamn Mandingo

    also uses some wildly decontextualised clips to demonstrate the apparent misogyny of the directors, which felt especially condescending when discussing female directors (why did she have beef with Titane of all films??)

    just read some Mulvey and apply theory to movies yourself instead

  • One Fine Morning

    One Fine Morning


    Wanted to love this more but was too aggravated by Clement

Popular reviews

  • A Simple Favor

    A Simple Favor


    Though I've watched some of Paul Feig's other movies, I wouldn't necessarily consider myself a fan of his. While I appreciate the female-lead humour in most of his body of work, and the sincerity he promotes in his protagonists, I never felt anything more than a vague fondness for what he has done so far. This has changed with A Simple Favor, a stunning thriller than demonstrates his fantastic range whilst still feeling in character for his voice as a director.…

  • Whisper of the Heart

    Whisper of the Heart


    still perfect