RSS feed for hothead245

Favorite films

Recent activity

All

Recent reviews

More
  • Orphan

    Orphan

    ★★½

    Beautiful house. Terrible foundation.

  • Intruders

    Intruders

    ★½

    For the first half hour or so I didn't understand the hate... now I do.

  • Cut

    Cut

    ½

    I watched Cut (2010) and it was a mistake.

    Shooting it as a oner took guts, but it was the wrong choice. Everything in this film is flat; lighting, performances, dialogue.

  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

    ★★

    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl in a Refrigerator. The thing that kept nagging me throughout the film and stopped me from enjoying the movie was that the "dying girl" wasn't a character. In comic book feminist theory this has become known as "Women in Refrigerators". The idea that a females death serves no purpose but to motivate a male into action. We know nothing about Rachel. After her death the film tries to shoehorn a few quirks in,…