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  • Monster Hunt 2

    Monster Hunt 2

    ★★★★

    I remember enjoying the original for what it was (and what it was it was......really fuckin' weird), but after randomly discovering its sequel tonight on a streaming site and giving it a shot, it made me remember just how much fun this world is and how I might have underrated my enjoyment of the original

    While the first probably had a better sense of adventure and showcased more creative monster designs (this doesn't really dive into it till around the…

  • Rampage

    Rampage

    ★★★★★

    Cinema is saved

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  • The Nice Guys

    The Nice Guys

    ★★★★★

    Me, back in February, directly from my review of "Drive", my opinion on Ryan Gosling:

    "This is my first movie with him, and I can safely say, this has to be one of the most uninteresting actors I think I've ever seen in a motion picture."

    Me now, after seeing "La La Land", "The Big Short", and this:

    ".......

    I was a fucking idiot nearly a year ago."

  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water

    ★★★★★

    "It doesn’t get more personal than "Shape of Water" for me. I am the proudest of it. It’s my favorite movie that I’ve done.”

    - Guillermo del Toro

    I kept repeating that quote above as I watched this, wondering why exactly it was this movie of all things he was the most proud of. It didn't seem like his most complex or grandest work, nor did it ever feel like it, but as it kept going, it started to become…