Matt Wood

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Favorite films

  • Do the Right Thing
  • Chungking Express
  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Return of the Jedi

Recent activity

  • The Creator

  • The Quick and the Dead

  • Sherlock, Jr.

  • Fantastic Mr. Fox

Recent reviews

  • The Quick and the Dead

    The Quick and the Dead

    I’m still figuring Sam Raimi out.

    It plays like a cartoon, but features some sobering trauma committed against several characters.

    Gene Hackman incredibly melds those things, though.

  • Sherlock, Jr.

    Sherlock, Jr.

    Love a movie within a movie.

Popular reviews

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    This is actually my first David Lynch. Obviously he’s been on my list for a while, but I just never got around to it.

    Was this a good place to start? It’s hard to tell.

    I’m not sure if I liked it or not. It’s difficult to tell because it felt like it was in a different language. It felt like there was intention, but I didn’t have the right vocabulary. In some ways it felt like 8 1/2, but…

  • The Lighthouse

    The Lighthouse

    Every moment is a feast. If it’s not the visuals it’s the dialog.