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Favorite films

  • Daisies
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Female Trouble
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Recent activity

  • The Iron Claw

  • All About My Mother

  • The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar

  • Witness for the Prosecution

Recent reviews

  • Oppenheimer


    the way you people didn’t stop talking about this for months but failed to hold benny safdie’s dialect coach accountable for their work here……it was shocking To Me

  • North by Northwest

    North by Northwest

    wow, bill hader’s james mason impression really IS incredible lol

Popular reviews

  • Poor Things

    Poor Things

    the critiques that The Film Twitter People were throwing a tantrum over are fair, but a) i can say that while also saying i walked out of this with a huge, dumb smile on my face, those two thoughts can co-exist (do not come into this expecting a truly fleshed-out feminist fairytale), and b) we are so starved for original, interesting formal choices in movies that it made this all the more staggering. a joy. so many costuming and production…

  • The Unbelievable Truth

    The Unbelievable Truth

    so the hal hartley retrospective on criterion was announced today, and trust is pretty easily one of my favorite movies of all time, so i decided now was the time to dive into the rest of his filmography — and his first outing, which i knew shared at least some of trust’s basic dna, is where i decided to start.

    it does feel like the prelude to everything that he would really develop in his next go, but the meat of…