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  • There Will Be Blood

    There Will Be Blood

    ★★★★★

    Best film of the century. No doubt. I know there’s no way Phantom Thread lives up to this, but I’m incredibly excited nonetheless.

  • The Shining

    The Shining

    ★★★★★

    Kubrick on the big screen - a religious experience.

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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Dunkirk is a monumental achievement in filmmaking. Christopher Nolan's 10th directorial effort isn't just a film --  it's an experience. It's the most raw and unrelentingly real look at war ever put on screen. The story is one of survival, and nothing else -- there are no cheap gimmicks to pander to your emotions. Dunkirk is simply the brutality of war and the will to survive, plain and simple, and you're immersed in it for the entire run-time. If he…