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  • Dear Basketball

    Dear Basketball

    What a beautiful and touching memorial. I still can’t process what happened, fully.

  • No Country for Old Men

    No Country for Old Men

    ★★★★★

    I literally woke up to Tommy Lee Jones’ opening monologue. That’s crazy.

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  • Marriage Story

    Marriage Story

    ★★★★★

    I... I don’t even know if I can express how I feel about this film. I think I liked it more than The Irishman... I guess I don’t know at the moment, but... wow...

    Marriage Story is impeccable. It is directed beautifully, acted profoundly, and written so incredibly. I cannot rave about the writing enough. It’s astonishingly good. The last family drama to make me feel even close to this way was (coincidentally enough) Lady Bird, but that’s also a…

  • The Irishman

    The Irishman

    ★★★★★

    The GOAT strikes again.

    It really does feel like a “final bow” for the three leads, all of whom are great. I think that I thought Pesci was the best. It’s heartbreaking, shocking, entertaining, thought provoking, well told, and perhaps most of all, extremely captivating. The longest film I’ve ever seen, and I didn’t feel bored for a moment. It even makes me want to watch Taxi Driver again, to see an early collaboration between Scorsese and De Niro. From the start, I knew I’d rate this film a:

    Rating: 8/8