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  • Assassination Nation

    Assassination Nation

    ★★½

    I watched this film as a part of scavenger hunt 52 under the prompt "watch a movie that you think you will enjoy despite it looking bad." That was my mindset going into this movie, I thought it would be dumb because of the name so I was completely unprepared for the visceral, chilling ruthlessness that this movie evoked. It's of the walls crazy and so hard to watch because of its realistic nature.

  • Carol

    Carol

    ★★★★

    Watching a lesbian movie that ends happy during pride month? There's very literally nothing much better than that. Maybe the soundtrack. The story was beautiful but the accompanying soundtrack was perfect, adding tension and easing it away all in the same song.

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  • Green Room

    Green Room

    ★★★★

    ....Holy Shit. The slasher genre tends to be overdone and never done quite correctly. Genre Room's synopsis does not prepare you for the nail-biting, on the edge of your seat fear that you will experience for 95 minutes. Any longer and my heart would have stopped. Green Room grabs you from the get go and doesn't let you go the entire time. The soundtrack provides an eerie quality early on, the green tones set throughout the entire movie, the art…

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    Pan's Labyrinth

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I thought I would like this a lot more than I did. I don't know if the movie was too hyped and so if couldn't possibly live up to it or if its like the Godfather and if you want to call yourself a movie buff you have to like it. The dark twist on fairy tales is refreshing, the plot and the writing itself was interesting enough to be engaging but there were little things that threw everything out…