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  • Maniac

    Maniac

    ★★

    Makes a worthwhile attempt at the POV angle as a way of modernizing the original (which I admittedly haven't seen) and even works as effective framing material for the first 30ish minutes, but doesn't make it past the mark of tedious in the context of the entire film. What makes the effort so stale after those opening kills boils down to the lack of a creative and narrative motor. Without the enticing bouts of drama or subtext which I can…

  • The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl

    The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl

    Dewey from Scream is the dad that’s fun

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  • Julien Donkey-Boy

    Julien Donkey-Boy

    ★★★★★

    I don't know about anyone else but I always get this intense feeling of happiness when instead of people asking my how I'm doing or if I'm doing ok, they ask me something specific about what they know is troubling me. There's something warm about someone knowing you well enough, loving you enough, and being strong enough to sit and listen to you as you work through your worries.

    I feel like someone asked Harmony Korine this question on a…

  • Little Women

    Little Women

    Probably the greatest movie ever made.

    Only problem is the whole time I kept thinking about how I’ll never hold hands with Florence Pugh.