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  • Bright Star

    Bright Star

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    β€œIt is certainly a particularly ironical paradox that the lady irritatingly associated with [Keats’] name should be the least congruous of all the many commonplace women transfigured by the genius they could not understand, and the love of which they were not worthy.”

    - Richard Le Gallienne, 1924

    How dare you, sir. How dare you judge a woman as being unworthy of being loved. This movie is a gorgeous, delicate, incredibly moving 'fuck you' to sexist assholes like this guy…

  • Nocturnal Animals

    Nocturnal Animals

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    TOM FORD: [artistically poses the nude corpses of two raped and murdered women]

    ME: Fuck you.

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  • Deadpool

    Deadpool

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    Yes, it's violent and vulgar, but it's not nearly as clever or revolutionary as it seems to think it is. I think if a movie wants to subvert tropes, it should actually, you know, SUBVERT them, not just call attention to its own use of them ('Look, we've got a hot damsel in distress!' 'Look, we've got a generic British villain!' 'Look, we've got a superhero landing!' etc). Also, I guess I just don't find dick jokes as funny as everyone else does apparently.

  • 28 Days Later

    28 Days Later

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    Hoop-Tober 2.0 Film #3

    "I promised them women."

    Quite possibly the most terrifying sentence I have ever heard in a film. And that is why I love horror movies like this -- because the true horror lies not in what the monsters do to people, but in what normal people choose to do to each other. After all, the infection here is just that: a disease. It has no agency, no motive. But people do. They choose to deceive, to…