Ellen Johnson

Ellen Johnson

music writer who likes movies, too.

Favorite films

  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • The Social Network
  • Lady Bird
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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  • The Holdovers

    ★★★½

  • Bottoms

    ★★★½

  • Past Lives

    ★★★½

  • The Zone of Interest

    ★★★★

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  • The Holdovers

    The Holdovers

    ★★★½

    Usually I detest boarding school stories about misunderstood young men (because don’t we have enough of those?!) but this one was pretty good. Great acting, excellent soundtrack, awesome Boston vibes and of course a great look. Paul G. just knows how to curmudge.

  • Bottoms

    Bottoms

    ★★★½

    Awesome. Rachel Sennott should write more insane movies like this

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  • Kevin Garnett: Anything Is Possible

    Kevin Garnett: Anything Is Possible

    ★★★★

    Maybe he would’ve won a championship in Minnesota if he’d had the opal

  • Before Sunset

    Before Sunset

    ★★★★★

    In 2003 I would’ve never appreciated this. In the context of trilogy it might be the most purely lovely and true of all three

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