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  • Game Night

    Game Night

    ★★★★

    why didn’t anyone tell me this movie was so fucking good?

  • Rampage

    Rampage

    ★★

    Best movie of 2018 featuring a flying wolf and a giant gorilla that eats a person whole.

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  • Fyre

    Fyre

    ★★★½

    i’m simultaneously astounded by the scale of the grift and utterly unsympathetic toward the victims, with the sole exception of the workers on the island itself.

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★★

    Holy shit.

    Set the superhero stuff aside for a moment. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a computer animated movie that looks like this: that bucks the photo-realism that has defined the form in favor of Lichtenstein-esque pop art-stylings and Ditko-inspired near-psychedelic sequences. And that’s before we get to the translation of familiar comic book elements like thought bubbles into things dynamic and visually arresting. If this movie only had its animation style to go for it, it would still…