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Favs are just current moods more than anything

Favorite films

  • In the Mood for Love
  • Mirror
  • Superbad
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

Recent activity

  • Dune


  • The Grand Budapest Hotel


  • Goon


  • Spirited Away


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Incendies



    Villeneuve’a best film. Fight me. This is powerful cinema to the highest caliber.

  • Out of the Furnace

    Out of the Furnace


    A dark and tense thriller about trauma, family, and vengeance. Strong acting carries the films weak plot and lack of continuity. The film fits itself comfortably within the popular small town, neo-noir like thriller (3 Billboards, Hell or High Water) in which the use of space and setting become its own character. However, where Out of the Furnace falls short is in its writing and story design. The first half felt like one very long piece of exposition, never really finding it’s footing…