Favorite films

  • The Earrings of Madame de...
  • Pickup on South Street
  • The Lost Weekend
  • Diabolique

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  • A River Runs Through It


  • Squid Game


Recent reviews

  • All Good Things

    All Good Things


    Realized about halfway through this was based on Robert Durst. Watchable, but The Jinx is much better. The fact that Andrew Jarecki was able to make that after this movie is pretty crazy.

  • Private Life

    Private Life


    I remember walking out of "The Savages" when it came out but this made me really want to revisit that.

Popular reviews

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel


    Why was every shot perfectly symmetrical?
    Just because.

    Why is everything pastel?
    Just because.

    Why is Jason Schwartzman in this?
    Just because.

    Why did the Indian lobby boy become white in his old age?
    Just because.

    Why is everyone praising this movie?
    Just because.

  • A Letter to Uncle Boonmee

    A Letter to Uncle Boonmee


    “A Letter to Uncle Boonmee” isn’t so much a movie as an experiment in photography, a series of images that capture a mood instead of a story. It has no plot, per se, though it does revolve around a group of soldiers who have driven out all the villagers of a small town. Yet, they’re not all that important. With a sudden pan or tilt of the constantly moving camera, the director decides to focus on some other development, seemingly…