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  • Metropolitan

    Metropolitan

    ★★★½

    7.5/10
    The extra half is for how embarrassed I am by how much I like this, given the idea of being adopted by a group of clueless U.H.B's sounds pretty great...

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return

    ★★★★

    Well, I finally finished it.

    [SPOILER] It's really good

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  • The Falls

    The Falls

    ★★★★★

    Part of the Tartiflette Cinema collection
    also part of the Best films ever ever ever collection

    I never thought I'd have to say that On the Silver Globe was the second best 1980s auteur science fiction film largely composed of in-universe found footage about themes of societal collapse and its relation to avian creatures. And yet, here we are. One of the funniest comedies of all time. One of the saddest tragedies of all time. And the film that is…

  • Ryuichi Sakamoto: CODA

    Ryuichi Sakamoto: CODA

    ★★★½

    We were just getting ready to record, when Bertolucci came up to me and said "Ryuichi, I don't like the intro. You need to change it." And I said "We're about to record! I can't rewrite the score in front of a 40-piece orchestra". Then he replied "Well Ennio Morricone always used to be able to". So I knew if Ennio could do it, so could I.

    No idea what appeal this would have to someone who wasn't already a…