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  • Bad Words

    Bad Words

    For once I wanted to go to bed early, early meaning 3AM, but just when I was about to do so, I saw a super cute picture of Jason Bateman on the internetz, and was like: "Shit, I'm gonna have to watch a Jason Bateman movie now, won't I?" That's what lead me to Bad Words, a movie that almost ruined my crush because he plays such an asshole.

    His character is a bitter 40-year-old "man" who's set on participating…

  • The Legend of the Holy Drinker

    The Legend of the Holy Drinker

    I loved the old B&W Olmi movies that I've seen, but man, two hours of a character just wandering around Paris is a really... long... time, despite the flashes of mysticism.

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  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    The Passion of Joan of Arc

    Robert De Niro sure hasn't aged much since 1928.

  • Mädchen in Uniform

    Mädchen in Uniform

    Here’s a little anecdote from my life. I went to an all-girl boarding school, and I was "accused" of being a lesbian. This boarding school was run by Catholic nuns. Even though this was many decades after ”Mädchen in Uniform" was made, I really can’t see much of a difference. We were not allowed to have any personal possessions, except what was absolutely necessary, we were not allowed to listen to music, the walls in our dormitories (bedding five or…