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Favorite films

  • Seven Samurai
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Fallen Angels
  • Once Upon a Time in America

Recent activity

  • Amores Perros


  • Everything Everywhere All at Once


  • The Velvet Underground


  • The Batman


Pinned reviews

  • The Lighthouse

    The Lighthouse


    Prometheus and Proteus hanging out together at a lighthouse far off-shore, in this B&W, 19th century psychosexual drama... This whacked-out period piece could not be more thrilling.

    Father Neptune hears ye.

Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Soul



    A veritable smorgasbord for the senses. 

    A film that manages to capture the joys in the most banal of moments in life. Perhaps Pixar's most mature work to date, this is less a kid's film than it is an adult's film. It provides a ravishing ode to gestures, touches, smiles, and pithy, pointless conversations. Leaving the movie theater, you can't help but feel ebullient and want to sing in the rain. The most hopeful existential film I've ever seen (writing this down almost feels like an oxymoron).

  • Yi Yi

    Yi Yi


    A one and a two...

    Panes of glass reflecting distortions, the city draws us close, yet keeps us apart
    A cycle of heartbreaking hardships, and electrifying triumphs
    A marriage, a divorce, birth, and death
    A cascade of unique, yet infinitely intimate moments

    "Daddy, you can't see what I see and I can't see what you see. So how can I know what you see?"
    "Good question. I never thought of that. That's why we need a camera. Do you want…