Favorite films

  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  • Blow Up My Town
  • Now, Voyager
  • The 400 Blows

Recent activity

  • Cape Fear

  • The Man Who Knew Too Much

  • The Zone of Interest

  • Point Blank

Recent reviews

  • All of Us Strangers

    All of Us Strangers

    andrew haigh i am SUING; i have not cried this hard in a movie theater in a while and i request damages for my emotional distress to paid in tissues

  • Yield to the Night

    Yield to the Night

    bleak enough to feel bressonian; stylish enough to have been used on a smiths album cover

Popular reviews

  • The Awful Truth

    The Awful Truth

    All-time cinematic performance by a dog here

  • The Velvet Underground

    The Velvet Underground

    This has the distinction of being the first Great Film* I saw in a theater since the pandemic began, and having that realization as the credits started rolling made me weep, because on some level I must have feared I might never have that experience again. So, like: Hallelujah.

    This movie is alive in a way that makes so many other recent documentaries feel dead. Instead of depicting the past through the limited critical viewpoints of the present, Haynes creates…