The Harder They Fall 2021
The soundtrack and needle drops are so underappreciated in this
Beau Is Afraid 2023
Aster’s latest in his unofficial family-tragedy trilogy can only be simultaneously categorised as:
a non-logistical often funny surreal nightmare odyssey that’s practically soaked in anxiety, repressed sexuality and masculinity, and an endless stream of parental insecurities.
The film operates on a play-like structure, both figuratively and literally, as Beau finds himself swept away in a Wizard of Oz-style journey, often reaching a point of anxiety-filled inaction and repression.
Although all of this is important to the film, one quote from…
The Suicide Squad 2021
“So this is the famous suicide squad”
With every new super-hero release after Spider-Man No Way Home, I get more and more in the mindset that the super-hero genre just isn’t for me anymore, the formula once set in stone with the pre endgame MCU and occasional good DC film just isn’t being built upon and sometimes that’s fine, but for me I end up only watching them to really see what there setting up and that’s incredibly sad considering…
The French Dispatch 2021
“Just try to make it sound like you wrote it that way on purpose”
Anderson’s homage to the golden age of writers and journalism is undoubtedly him at his most artistic, gathering a phenomenal troop of new and familiar faces as he crafts a film surrounded in stories of love, hope and our willingness to present experiences through print on paper; impactful or obscure, all in the name of expression and our human passion to observe the story’s of the intertwining characters that dance around us.