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  • Your Name.

    Your Name.

    ★★★★★

    Not only is Your Name the greatest anime I have ever watched, it is also the greatest animated movie I have ever experienced. Yes, the high praise this movie gets is absolutely justified. Its animation is absolutely mesmerizing, having an eye for the detail as I seldomly have experienced it before. Its soundtrack is one of the most wonderful things my ears have ever been delighted with. And its story is one of the most painful and depressing, yet so…

  • Porco Rosso

    Porco Rosso

    ★★★★½

    'I'd much rather be a pig than a fascist.'

    Me too.

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  • The Hateful Eight

    The Hateful Eight

    ★★★★★

    'You only need to hang mean bastards, but mean bastards you need to hang.'

    Finally. Finally, the time has come, and The Hateful Eight has arrived in cinemas in Germany. Never before have I been that excited about going to the movies as it was the case with this special movie. You know about my passion for Quentin Tarantino's movies, but I was quite worried about this one here. The receptions by the public have been quite torn, and I…

  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    'Here's to the ones who dream. Foolish, as they may seem.'

    When I found myself sitting in the bus on my way home from the theater, whistling and singing 'City of Stars' like a complete weirdo, I knew that I have just witnessed something really special. Not only is La La Land an ode to all the dreamers, the crazy ones and the fools, it is also a love letter to cinema itself. A love letter, that only can be…