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  • Days of Heaven

    Days of Heaven

    ★★★★½

    My immediate ramblings after finishing this:


    I should probably have my cinephile card revoked for not having seen this sooner. I absolutely adore Malick's Badlands, and while I'm lukewarm on the latter part of his career I still consider him one of the greats.

    This turn of the century fever dream is absolutely astounding. There isn't a frame out of place and absolutely nothing feels forced.

    Though Days of Heaven has a more traditional narrative structure that doesn't really matter…

  • Paris, Texas

    Paris, Texas

    ★★★★★

    I first saw this flick as a teenager while working at Blockbuster Video. I remember liking it, but I'm not sure I could tell you why. Last night I revisited Paris, Texas for the first time in over 20 years. I was totally in awe. I was not prepared for all of the feels to hit me like they did. As an adult with a bit more life experience behind me than I had at 16, I could completely connect…

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  • Captain America: Civil War

    Captain America: Civil War

    ★★★½

    The Cap movies have been consistently solid. They are, without a doubt, the best in the MCU so far.

  • Buddy Hutchins

    Buddy Hutchins

    ½

    If anyone ever tells you to watch Buddy Hutchins immediately punch them in the face. They're a terrible person.