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  • 20th Century Women

    20th Century Women

    ★★★★★

    "Wondering if you're happy, it's a great shortcut to just being depressed."

    I'm balling my eyes out at this. 20th Century Women destroyed me. A touching and meditative look at individuals in a decade where nothing seems to mean anything. It's a credit to Mike Mills that he could craft something this personal and affecting and never once resort to stereotype. You see other movies where characters are the sum of what they believe in and what they subscribe to,…

  • Wet Hot American Summer

    Wet Hot American Summer

    ★★★★★

    What you would expect to be a massive piece of shit turns out to be one of the funniest movies ever made.

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  • Passengers

    Passengers

    ½

    Guys... this movie received more Oscar nominations than:

    - I, Daniel Blake
    - Silence
    - American Honey
    - Hunt for the Wilderpeople
    - Julieta
    - Nocturnal Animals
    - Swiss Army Man
    - Paterson
    - Lemonade
    - The Neon Demon
    - Edge of Seventeen
    - Louder Than Bombs

    ... why?

  • War Dogs

    War Dogs

    "I miss the balls out mayhem of Scorsese. The Wolf of Wall Street was the shit!" - Jonah Hill coming down from his Oscar rush.

    "I miss Damian Chazelle. Intense set-ups. Fast, inventive editing with a mean totalitarian leading the charge over a cool, unforgettable score." - Miles Teller lamenting Whiplash

    "Hey guys, I wrote this script. It's got tits and it's 'bout guns and shit. Want in?" - Todd Philips after a bong load of kush.

    "Fuck it." - Hill and Teller accept their fate.