RSS feed for Ella

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • Spider-Man: Far from Home

    Spider-Man: Far from Home

    ★★★½

    Watched at a drive-in outside of Kingston, ON—my camp friend and I snuck out to see it with my mom, little sister, and dog. Our car died, but luckily a dad with a truck came to the rescue.

  • The Farewell

    The Farewell

    ★★★★★

    Hi so I love this movie and I hate Old New Yorkers who talked during this movie (and I am not sorry that I accidentally unplugged all of their reclining AMC chairs).

Popular reviews

More
  • The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo

    The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo

    ★★★★★

    Masterpiece.

  • Rebel Without a Cause

    Rebel Without a Cause

    ★★★★½

    Watched in theatre as part of the TCM series, and to describe James Dean as iconic would be an understatement. 

    As someone who has never seen the film before, I feel as though I have seen the children and echos of Rebel Without a Cause. The film’s borderline-obsessive fixation with the identity of the youth is it’s strength and weakness—for teenagers without a voice, overdramatization is a means for survival. Punches of passionate reds throughout the film punctuate the aggression…