It's one of those sad parts of life, getting lost in a day in day out work routine where there's little to enjoy about it. You may go into it naïvely optimistic knowing it's not the best situation or you're just happy to be there because there is some shimmer of hope, but often, beyond your will you slip and your life becomes that work and you're living for the outside world. In this lonely world, there are glimmers of…
Mikey and Nicky 1976
Before Mikey and Nicky I had a tough time viewing masculinity in film and struggled to see depictions of it as critiquing it or it just being there to witness it plainly. The first time I watched this I didn't know how to feel about that side of the film but now I see it so much clearer. Seeing their actions in the context of their own lives, being in mob and how that's their world. You see it in…
We're All Going to the World's Fair 2021
Wandering snowy back-forrest side trails to wondering to the corners of the internet. All alone, looking for something to make sense of it, and it sure is lonely out there.
Life changing cinema.
The Matrix Reloaded 2003
Good to know I'm on the right side of history with knowing this is great