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  • The Evil Dead

    The Evil Dead

    ★★★★½

    CINEMA

  • Embrace of the Serpent

    Embrace of the Serpent

    ★★★★

    I guess I'm not alone in this, but I think all the time about the way capitalism corrupts everything. The torturous questions around that phenomenon — Can we resist it? if so, how? And what if we're the only ones who try to fight back? — are so beautifully and humbly explored here, with profound compassion for the victims of colonialism and not an ounce of cynicism or irony (because, of course, cynicism is a tool of capitalism).

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  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    ★★★★½

    Having no experience at all with horror/gore cinema and even less so with horror franchises, I started watching The Texas Chain Saw Massacre without any idea of what to expect at all, except maybe that I'd feel a strong desire to turn it off during the gore scenes. This did happen during the first murder sequence, where the cruelty and suddenness of the killings profoundly disgusted me. The matter-of-fact-ness of the scene however also filled me with a deep sense…

  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    Everybody Wants Some!!

    ½

    I wish I was dead