RSS feed for Dino

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • Alien

    Alien

    ★★★★★

    Theatrical version

  • The Shining

    The Shining

    ★★★★★

    US version

Popular reviews

More
  • The Blackcoat's Daughter

    The Blackcoat's Daughter

    ★★★★½

    Oh man, this was even better on re-watch. So many little moments that give me goosebumps. This movie is so artfully done… and it scares the shit out of me.

  • The Transfiguration

    The Transfiguration

    ★★★★

    CIFF41—#11

    An unflinchingly somber and understated coming of age tale of a teenage boy wrestling with his personal demons. As a character piece, it challenges the audience to sympathize with Milo as we travel further down his increasingly bleak path; as a monster movie, it's about as starkly realistic as can be, pulling vampire mythology through everyday issues of grief, racial tension and class struggle. The camera work adds to the film's realistic, documentary-like feeling with its stillness and lingering…