An absolute marvel- this can't be the same movie I felt lukewarm about six years ago. But I've grown a lot since then.
A kaleidoscopic meta cluster fuck of amazing men saying terrible things. I'm not entirely sure McDonagh figured out this whole movie- at a certain point it feels like he's just throwing shit against the wall to see what sticks. Which, I get it, is pretty much the point since it's about a confused screenwriter. But it's a very fun ride nevertheless.
And also of course, #RIPHarryDeanStanton
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…