RSS feed for AlexDavies

Favorite films

Recent activity


Recent reviews

  • Speed Racer

    Speed Racer


    Still the most experimentally heart imbued and fuelled auteurism to have exited studio doors. Like Speed Racer himself, given the chance, laps ahead of the competition.
    Once it clicks.
    You will never see things the same way.
    Indiscriminately anarchic in facility and functionality, set free from the chassis set in place, avoiding any sort of facsimile and creating method in the process. A sterile adventure of ethereal, unrestricted and supreme inescapable partialities. Scintillating deconstructive and exaggerated psychedelia that will form…

  • We Make Couples

    We Make Couples


    Christ Incarnate and Cinematic String Theory
    Human words don't do justice
    Made for beings from higher dimensions

Popular reviews

  • Inglourious Basterds

    Inglourious Basterds


    “There's a special rung in hell reserved for people who waste good scotch. Seeing as how I may be rapping on the door momentarily...”
    “I must say, damn good stuff, Sir.”

    Inglorious Bastards is some damn good stuff!
    I despise some of the lame criticism Tarantino gets on being a dialogue driven and viscerally violent filmmaker. Does it is make him any less of an artist then Malick or Tarkovsky? No. Artist paint with different brushes and strokes. His greatest…

  • Arrival



    Stuff all the Roland Emmerich’s of this world into a boat and let it sink. We need more Denis Villeneuve’s. Arrival meditates on first contact questions I have long pondered but never voiced. Lensed to a purposefully and forcefully perceptive intent orientated meeting of language, sound, discourse and meaning. Sewing together time and memory, a touchingly beautiful retrospection transiently fleeting. Right from the opening scene you know the subplot is integral, a fast shot of life, raising one’s kids. Paralleling…