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  • Shoah

    Shoah

    ★★★★★

    There is no music. Only words. Hours and hours of conversations with tons of witnesses, holocaust survivors, and former Nazi soldiers piece together a narrative that offers an unprecedented insight into the most horrifying event in human history. The Holocaust was a savage moment in the long-running history of mankind's depravity- the cold, calculated, and systematic murder of millions of Jews. Raw emotions radiate from the faces of these interviewees, some offer insight into just how emotionally damaging that unbelievable…

  • Amadeus

    Amadeus

    ★★★★★

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, arguably the single greatest mind in music history, never really had a rise to greatness so much as an immersion in it from the start. A born prodigy, at age 4 he already started composing music and delighted dozens with his immense talent. Achieving notoriety among the elite in the musical industry proved to be an uphill battle for him, yet history has been far more gracious to him than to the other supposed masters of the…

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  • Heat

    Heat

    ★★★★★

    I can't believe Michael Mann invented the heist genre.

  • Sid & Nancy

    Sid & Nancy

    ★★★★

    She was fearless, and crazier than him. She was his queen, and God help anyone who disrespected his queen.

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl

    ★★★★★

    Whenever I think about getting back together with my ex, I watch this film. Works like a charm every time.

  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★★

    Rooney Mara eats a pie for five minutes straight, Casey Affleck walks around covered in a bed sheet almost the entire time, and basically this is one of the best films of the year.