laelito

hurtling through the void

Favorite films

  • Sweet Smell of Success
  • Beau Travail
  • Three Colors: Red
  • Lawrence of Arabia

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  • Police Story 3: Super Cop

    ★★★

  • The Blues Brothers

    ★★★★½

  • The African Queen

    ★★★½

  • The Street Fighter

    ★★★★

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  • Police Story 3: Super Cop

    Police Story 3: Super Cop

    ★★★

    Super Shitty Boyfriend.

  • The Blues Brothers

    The Blues Brothers

    ★★★★½

    Great songs with delightfully choreographed performances, hundreds of cop-cars smashing into one another, angry cowboys superglued to their gas pedals, Princess Leia blowing up buildings with a rocket launcher, neo-Nazis being repeatedly humiliated, Cab Calloway singing Minnie the Moocher in tails; it’s everything 7 year old me could have ever wanted, and I feel the same way four decades later.

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  • Nobody

    Nobody

    ½

    What kind of teenager jumps on an armed robber during a home invasion instead of hiding in a closet or sleeping through it? What kind of friend, spouse, in-law, neighbor, co-worker, or law enforcement officer shames and humiliates the victim of an armed robbery instead of expressing relief and gratitude and concern for their wellbeing? What kind of person feels so simultaneously emasculated and bloodthirsty that they willingly place their life in significantly more danger than the original home invasion incident…

  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    ★★★½

    I need to percolate on it for a stretch, but my gut says this is Tarantino’s Hail, Caesar!