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  • The Late Show

    The Late Show

    ★★★★★

    Lily Tomlin and Art Carney make the most randomly awesome team ever in one of my favorite films which I recommend to anyone who loves oddball cinema. 

    Art Carney plays a semi retired private detective in Los Angeles in the 1970’s who, after the murder of a colleague from the old days, is guilted into taking on a small-time gig to find a missing cat belonging to Lily Tomlin. 

    Part old school detective story, part buddy comedy, part quasi uncomfortable…

  • Ginger Snaps

    Ginger Snaps

    ★★★★★

    Howard Hawkes once said: 

    “A good movie is three good scenes and no bad scenes.”

    By that standard: Ginger Snaps is a FUCKING GREAT movie.

    Terrific performances across the board.
    The werewolf FX. 🔥
    The cinematography. 🔥
    The editing. 🔥
    The writing and dialogue. 🔥

    Emily Perkins is so fucking good in this. Her arc is so nuanced and interesting, it’s shocking to me more people don’t talk about her in general. She is a genius. 

    Love this movie.

  • Fantastic Four

    Fantastic Four

    ★★

    Fant4stic... Huh.

    Okay first of all, I thought it would be GREAT if I searched FF2015 and the shit wasn’t even on here. Low key I kinda was hoping it wasn’t. But it was! And I’m here. Anyway. Where to begin...

    The movie is ALRIGHT.

    I was expecting it to be much worse than it was. I literally haven’t seen it since like two weeks before it came out, and I was in a heavily fucking traumatized state of mind. Why? Eh, save that…

  • The Wild Child

    The Wild Child

    ★★★★★

    Less discussed Truffaut film I saw when I was a little boy — it’s always stayed with me.

    Kind hearted story about a lonely doctor in Paris and a parentless feral child who was found in the woods.

    The doctor treats the boy and ends up raising him.

    It’s not a long movie, short and simple and sincere. Leaves you with a uniquely, and quintessentially French, life-affirming vibe you’ll be thankful to have experienced.

    Save for a rainy Sunday.

  • Bad Company

    Bad Company

    ★★★★★

    Have seen this dozens and dozens of times and every time it ends I go on existential walks alone and emotionally ponder etc.