orao has written 2 reviews for films rated ★★½ .

  • Mahler

    Mahler

    ★★½

    I was looking up Malle on the Criterion Channel, and this was one of the first results. Intrigued, I decided to watch this instead of a Malle film. I figured whether or not it sucked, I'd at least hear Mahler's music for 2 hours, and that was enough to sell the film to me. Unfortunately, despite the beautiful music and vivid cinematography, I could not find myself lost in or even caring about the events happening. I think this is…

  • To the Wonder

    To the Wonder

    ★★½

    If only this was centered around Javier Bardem's character.