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  • Gloria

    Gloria

    ★★½

    Just about the only credible moment is when Gloria walks into a bar and says, "Gimme a beer," and the bartender is like, "What kind?"

  • Maggot Brain

    Maggot Brain

    You can now watch this movie I made: vimeo.com/268491213

    I think it turned out pretty well.

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  • Stop the Pounding Heart

    Stop the Pounding Heart

    ★★

    Further proof that it is impossible to come of age without running your hand along a fence in shallow focus.

  • Tomcat

    Tomcat

    ★★★★

    My idea of a horror film, in which a momentary impulse renders you forever unknowable. Klaus masterfully grounds the film in a quotidian contentment so meticulously conveyed that it never plays as the prelude to inevitable calamity (despite its Austrian roots), nor is it overwhelmed by metaphor. What occurs in that moment represents the breakdown of not only a steadfast bond but also identity and seemingly physics. Klaus understands that the inexplicable is uniquely terrifying and resists taking even the…