Favorite films

  • Suzume
  • The Fabelmans
  • Bad Lieutenant
  • The Souvenir: Part II

Recent activity

  • Speed Racer


  • Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull


  • 3:10 to Yuma


  • Million Dollar Baby


Recent reviews

  • Million Dollar Baby

    Million Dollar Baby


    I don't think there's another director working who's as self effacing as Clint Eastwood is.


  • Results



    How many good to great Cobie Smulders performances did we never get because she was stuck doing shit like HIMYM and the MCU for so long?

    She's fantastic here: mesmerizing, funny, cruel... probably on my short list for best performances of the 2010s.

    I should watch more Bujalski.


Popular reviews

  • Perfect Blue

    Perfect Blue


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Perfect Blue is a serial killer film, and the killer is patriarchal violence.

    Many films mine the tension between one's idealized self and the self one lives in reality to create drama and art*, few so adeptly recognize that for women, both of these sides are controlled by men. Perfect Blue is the story of pop icon Mima who decides to move from singing to acting and takes a minor role in a disgusting procedural show about grisly murders. But…

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    Can anyone confirm that Refn has actually met a person?