• Goodbye, Dragon Inn

    Goodbye, Dragon Inn

    ★★★★★

    i miss movie theaters so much man

  • Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    boats rock!!

  • Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

    Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

    ★★★★★

    A perfect movie!

  • Let Them All Talk

    Let Them All Talk

    Further evidence that Soderbergh is secretly one of the best editors alive

  • The Godfather: Part III

    The Godfather: Part III

    [coda: the death of michael corleone cut]

    this movie is good. very, very, good, in fact. and, at least as far as i understand it, it's not entirely attributable to the re-edit. i would not be surprised that a film as depressed and dour as this one was not received the way it deserved upon release.

    obviously, each film opens with a celebration paired with backroom dealings and conversations but it's fascinating how, with each successive entry, the celebration becomes…

  • The Godfather

    The Godfather

    when you think about it, he really was the godfather

  • Tenet

    Tenet

    a fascinating combination of some of nolan's best action work (at least in the first two-thirds— the final set piece doesn't really work) and quite possibly his worst screenplay. a solid, often very fun movie that would be great if it embraced how goofy it is instead of desperately trying to seem otherwise.

  • Possession

    Possession

    I hate it when this happens (very good but I found myself appreciating the idea of the movie existing more than I did the experience of watching it)

  • State Legislature

    State Legislature

    why am i not just always watching wiseman

  • Rififi

    Rififi

    i could do this stuff easily

  • To the Wonder

    To the Wonder

    i think i gave this 3.5 stars when i was doing star ratings? nonsense. i was a fool!!

  • The Assassin

    The Assassin

    ★★★★★

    movies rock