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  • Alien

    Alien

    ★★★★★

    Thoughts from this rewatch: 

    - I really noticed Walter Hill's influence this time. The character sketches are almost as archetypal and stripped down as THE DRIVER. Listening to his interview on WTF was very illuminating. 

    -Dallas is the father, he talks to mother, and once he's killed off, the children are left to fend for themselves against their tyrant mother. The computer station looks like the inside of a womb. 

    - I've never understood why the alien remains chilling in…

  • Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids

    Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids

    ★★★★½

    Hot and sexy perfection- 90 minutes of straight fire, pure feeling and mastery. RIP Jonathan Demme.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Daisy Ridley is my hero.

  • Green Room

    Green Room

    ★★★★½

    My most highly anticipated movie since last year's It Follows. Green Room came on my radar around the time Blue Ruin was released, and shot way to the top of it when those clips and trailers started surfacing. A siege movie featuring a PC DC punk band against neo nazi skinheads? So up my alley. And of particular importance to me as an aging, now grown up former DC area punk kid.

    Green Room first and foremost gets that particular…