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  • Daisy Kenyon

    Daisy Kenyon

    ★★★★½

    hot damn

  • Mistress America

    Mistress America

    ★★★★

    the entire greenwich house scene is one of the funniest scenes of the decade. the way everyone times their line. the way noah has people come in and out of scenes just when you forget about them. the way all actors really put their whole body into making the scene funny. and then it's also a little sad out of nowhere. greta delivers her pitch to the house with help and she sells the hell out of it. she sells…

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  • Blackhat

    Blackhat

    ★★★★½

    In many ways Michael Mann might be the most romantic American filmmaker alive right now. He’s such a romantic at heart I have a hard time categorizing his movies as anything but romances. I don’t just mean romantic in the sense that people fall in love in his movies. I mean romantic in the sense that there is a deep passion in everything he shows. He films cities like lifelong residents would if they had a tourists’ enthusiasm. He films…

  • Allied

    Allied

    okay so i watched this movie without sound or subtitles on an airline so take whatever i have to say with a grain of salt. maybe the entire thing is worse or better without dialogue but there's one particular sequence that really stood out to me.

    Somewhere around the middle of the movie Brad Pitt starts to realize that Marion Cotillard might be a spy and there's this fairly long scene at their home with them playing house. Pitt looks…