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  • House

    House

    ★★★★½

    What the fuck? Gonna have to rewatch this again, a really creative and unique film. Gives me Sam Raimi vibes.

  • Lost in Translation

    Lost in Translation

    ★★★★½

    “a fish-out-of-water”
    Lost in Translation is really able to give this expression life throughout its duration. One of the ways it dose this, is through its use of the setting. (I don't necessarily have any, "viable research" that proves my idea, so I'm just going to go out on a limb.) Lost in Translation’s setting (modern day Japan) really embodies the theme of the film, That being “Feeling lost” (hence the title) or “feeling out of place.” The way Japan…

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  • Under the Skin

    Under the Skin

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Under the Skin

    “Eyes are the window to the soul”

    Under the skin, a movie about an “alien” (Scarlett Johansson) being given the task to use humans for some sort of consumption. Upon first watching, most audience members are going to be confused as to “what the hell is going on?” Which is completely understandable. Jonathan Glazer's movie isn't for everybody. But that's not to say the film isn't filled with multiple and intricate layers depicting aspects of identity and…

  • Grave of the Fireflies

    Grave of the Fireflies

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Grave of the Fireflies:

    I never had a film bring me to the verge of tears before, until I had to watch Isao Takahata's film Grave of the Fireflies for my history class. Telling a story of a young boy and his sister surviving the events of world war 2 in Japan. This movie is just heartbreaking. There are no words to construed what this movie makes you feel, may I repeat: “it brought me to tears!” mixing the feelings…