★ Watched 10 Jun, 2018
Nasty violence with a progressive agenda is still nasty violence, and borderline fascism to boot, even with a folksy Jody Foster performance.
★★★★★ Watched 10 Jun, 2018 2
It’s nuts, but also arguably Schrader's only masterpiece.
★★★★★ Rewatched 19 Aug, 2016 6
Only Kubrick and Spielberg, working together on different time planes, could create such a philosophical and intellectual heartbreaker.
★★★★ Watched 25 Oct, 2017 2
A movie to get off on—erotically, intellectually, humanistically, sociologically. The first movie I’ve seen that made me want to read a comic book.