Jonathan Milott

I co-directed Cooties, Bushwick, and Becky with Cary Murnion.

Favorite films

  • Blade Runner
  • Akira
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Se7en

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  • The Rental

    ★★★

  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    ★★★★

  • Spiderhead

    ★★½

  • RRR

    ★★★★

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  • The Rental

    The Rental

    ★★★

    I'm glad I watched this at home so I could rewind and confirm that what happened in the end was what happened. It was a bold choice that helps elevate it a bit, but I can also imagine frustration from a lot of viewers. Most of the characters are unlikable which sucked some enjoyment out. They're all just very selfish and don't have arcs where they confront their faults. That's fine, since this is clearly meant as a tragedy, but I just couldn't connect with any of them.

  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    ★★★★

    Not quite as meta or mindfucky as I had hoped but it totally made up for it with the outright fun and LOL moments. Way more funny that I thought it would be.

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  • Becky

    Becky

    ★★★★★

    I made it, so I think it's awesome :)
    Hope you enjoy it too.

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    I truly can’t comprehend how Denis makes images that seem so big and larger than life. Epic is the overused word but his sense of scale is unprecedented. 
    The direction was very tonal in the sense that for a big budget action film, the plot was secondary to emotional ambiguity built from sound and visual collage. The score and sound match the visuals in terms of giganticness, so worth seeing in a theater. Even with the best home theater and…