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  • It! The Terror from Beyond Space

    It! The Terror from Beyond Space

    ★★★

    In an obvious inspiration for Alien, a neat looking alien monster kills off 1950s Guy 1, followed by 1950s Guy 2, 1950s Guy 3...

  • The Boogey Man

    The Boogey Man

    ★★★½

    Kinda shits the bed in the final moments, with a resolution that makes no sense and a final scene that feels tacked on an rushed. Everything before that is kinda fun, though.

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  • Before Midnight

    Before Midnight

    ★★★★★

    I hope no one thinks that my giving all 3 movies 5 stars is proof of me being to easy on them. I mean, surely there's SOMETHING I could critique, right?

    Linklater's Before trilogy is perfect.

    There.

    Any other film with a fighting couple would have been, well, any other film. But after falling in love with Jesse and Celine in Before Sunrise and cheering for them in Before Sunset, I couldn't help but cry with them in Before Midnight.…

  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★★★★

    A maddening, infuriating, incredible experience. With a slow start, it gradually builds to surrealistic nightmare that is almost comical in its absurdity, only to constantly pull you back into its frightening reality. A part of me thinks that Bunuel would have loved this. I had no idea what to expect going in, and I would recommend everyone else do the same.