Favorite films

  • In a Lonely Place
  • Chinatown
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  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Recent activity

  • The Dead Don't Die


  • Stowaway


  • The Sisters Brothers


  • A Private War


Recent reviews

  • Molly's Game

    Molly's Game


    This was a bit too Sorkiny for my taste, and the film would have been better if he had reigned himself in a bit and allowed the characters to grow and breathe, rather than just ventriloquizing his brilliant thoughts. Also, the ending was weird and flat - I was waiting for some big reveal, the ace-on-the-river (about the Russian connection perhaps), but it was, as they say in poker, a total brick.

  • I Am Not Your Negro

    I Am Not Your Negro


    Electrifying to see Baldwin speak in person.

Popular reviews

  • Brother



    This was more enjoyable the first time round and seemed like a rather tedious succession of grisly murders this time, with little plotting or characterisation. It starts off quite well, as Kitano arrives as an exiled Yakuza in America and immediately begins applying his own deadpan brand of ruthless violence to the local hoods but it soons tails off once the gang warfare is stepped up a few notches. Not really a patch on Kitano's better gangsterish movies such as Hana-Bi or Sonatine, and quite disappointing overall.

  • Whiplash



    Full Metal Drumkit.