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  • Mohawk

    Mohawk

    ★★★★

    MOHAWK is the most Canadian movie that Canada never made.

    It's a small, tight, intense character study told through the lens of an historical action & survivalist thriller. In a wonderful twist on common tropes and cliches, it features a People that are normally relegated to villain, "savage", or sidekick status as the nuanced but violent heroes.

    Tiio Horn has always been a superstar, it's just that the majority of the world hasn't noticed it yet. She oozes a calm, intense,…

  • Black Panther

    Black Panther

    ★★★★

    Black girl magic.

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  • The Warriors

    The Warriors

    ★★★★

    A neon sex glinting off rain-stained streets wet dream.

    A kinetic, surrealistic, survivalist, action film masterpiece.

    And just like he did in STREETS OF FIRE, Walter Hill has created a dark, grimy, violent, hyper-real dangerous world that I kind of wish I could exist in.

    There's a certain level of coziness in his darkness.

    These worlds are broken glass comfort foods. They might hurt you, but they taste so good.

    Colourful characters exist in the shadows and once again, like…

  • Naked Lunch

    Naked Lunch

    ★★★

    I just watched NAKED LUNCH for the 1st time.

    I don't know if it's a brilliant, fucked-up, crazy masterpiece - or a beautiful, messy, weird kinda failure that I think I kinda liked...


    But the indecision & confused reaction to the film will haunt me for an excessive period of time.


    Regardless, I love how Cronenberg builds worlds. Even his most out there, surreal, fantastical & insane realities have a weird, alluring, frighteningly cozy feel to them.


    NAKED LUNCH might grow on…