Favorite films

  • Jane Fonda in Five Acts
  • Bad Genius
  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
  • Crazy Rich Asians

Recent activity

  • I Could Never Be Your Woman

  • Game Night

  • Stop Making Sense

  • Moana

Recent reviews

  • Irreplaceable You

    Irreplaceable You

    Give Gugu Mbatha-Raw a role 2k18.

  • Love, Simon

    Love, Simon

    The first step to one day getting the lesbian version of Bridget Jones we deserve.

    (in seriousness, wish fulfillment in a few senses of the word. Not perfect (Simon is coming out to his incredibly liberal parents, for one), but truly the first of its kind. I would've killed to see this in high school, and had an audience go utterly nuts like at every other romantic comedy.)

Popular reviews

  • Shame



    "These little town blues, are melting away
    I'll make a brand new start of it
    In old New York
    If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere
    It's up to you, New York...New York."

    - New York, New York, John Kander and Fred Ebb

    In what is a rarity on film, where the aim these days seems to be to pack in as much as possible, the first ten minutes of Shame are nearly silent, beginning with the…

  • Away We Go

    Away We Go


    Film #20 of 'A Film a Day for the Next Month (Or So) Round 2'



    "Do you promise to let our daughter be fat or skinny or any weight at all? Because we want her to be happy, no matter what. Being obsessed with weight is just too cliché for our daughter."
    "Yes, I do. Do you promise, when she talks, you'll listen? Like, really listen, especially when she's scared? And that her fights will be your fights?"…