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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War

    ★★★½

    It was good

  • Jurassic Park

    Jurassic Park

    ★★★★★

    Watched with my kids with them seeing it for the first time. Just as compelling as it was when I was their age. Simultaneously annoying and intriguing to listen to their views on the movie in light of seeing Jurassic World before they ever saw this. Post-movie questions with them made it clear modern blockbusters have trained kids for a more flashy, less nuanced filmgoing experience. They didn't get some of the obvious filmic languages at work in Spielberg's movie…

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    ★★★★½

    Did Andrew purposely lose Tanner's folder? We may never know...

  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★★

    Immersive as it is majestic. Quiet and cacophonous. Recurrent and halting. Nolan’s film is stunningly gorgeous and aurally enrapturing. 

    Bonus stars for a less than two hour Nolan film.