James Vaughan

movie watcher in california

auburn -> los angeles -> san francisco

Favorite films

  • Vertigo
  • Raw
  • The Brothers Bloom
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Recent activity

  • Polite Society

  • Amélie

  • Triangle of Sadness

  • Black Swan

Recent reviews

  • Chunky Shrapnel

    Chunky Shrapnel

    I finally got to see this in a real theater!

    Can’t wait for them to put out more stuff like this

  • Sleeping Monster

    Sleeping Monster


    The last 14 minutes of this is possibly my top favorite recorded Gizz performance.

Popular reviews

  • T



    I loved this one. It was a short but could have watched a full hour of it.

  • Self Discovery for Social Survival

    Self Discovery for Social Survival


    This was great. It's pretty much just beautiful surf footage paired with a great original score from start to finish. I was hoping for a more words and personality from the surfers and musicians in it but even without that I enjoyed this a lot.

    A couple things made this special for me:

    First, I got to see the premiere at the Palace Theater in LA with a live score by Allah Las, Connan Mockasin, and Andrew VanWyngarden, and a…