LauraJacoves

My name is Laura and I like movies (“Hi, Laura.”)

My favorites are the last four movies I rated five stars.

Favorite films

  • Sunset Boulevard
  • Let the Sunshine In
  • A Woman Under the Influence
  • Memoria

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  • Sunset Boulevard

    ★★★★★

  • Song to Song

    ★★

  • Carol

    ★★★½

  • Face/Off

    ★★★★½

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  • Song to Song

    Song to Song

    ★★

    Wild how bad movie stars are at improv. You get sex workers or Patti Smith in front of a camera and just have them go off on whatever loss and love they’ve felt and it’s compelling. Perhaps the characters Gosling and Mara are asked to perform are too thinly drawn or more likely this movie is just exposing how there’s no there there for these two. You know it’s about working musicians, get people who can sell it. Val Kilmer…

  • Face/Off

    Face/Off

    ★★★★½

    Chilling to think that the line between cop and criminal can be so thin. 

    How'd you get so brave?

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  • Jojo Rabbit

    Jojo Rabbit

    Hahahaha Nazis are gay and dumb! Except when they do nice thing then we like them and the fact that they’re gay is proof that they’re one of the good ones! 


    One of the worst movies I’ve ever seen. Like trying to salve a wound with ice cream

  • Clifford

    Clifford

    ★★★★★

    This was a Blockbuster favorite for me because when I first saw the VHS cover I assumed that this was a live action adaptation of Clifford the Big Red Dog. Even though there were no hints of a giant strangely colored dog on the cover. I thought they were being coy like an American Godzilla poster. Like just out of the frame is the suggestion of the most wondrous thing. And even though the plot of the film is never…