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  • American Honey

    American Honey

    ★★★★½

    In 1951, Jack Kerouac wrote a little novel called On the Road about a passive man fascinated by a charismatic man meant to reflect the underbelly of America. It's a novel that is not particularly good on a technical level - although it shows glimmers - but became a shining example of The Great American Novel because it was such an accurate reflection of America in the 1950s, it was able to discuss all the greatness of this country, as…

  • Dude, Where's My Car?

    Dude, Where's My Car?

    ★★★½

    "In recent years film has developed a transcendental style, a style which has been used by various artists in diverse cultures to express the Holy." - Literally the opening sentence to Paul Schrader's Transcendental Style in Film

    Dude, Where's My Car? is the type of movie I fondly remember watching in the back of the mini bus on my friend's janky portable DVD player in 2003/2004ish, the type of film that sat next to The New Guy and American Pie