Michelle Buchman

I watch a lot of old movies on TCM in my spare time. Allergic to film bro discourse.

Favorite films

  • Tokyo Story
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • An American in Paris

Recent activity

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's


  • East of Eden


  • Phantom Thread


  • The Parallax View


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Licorice Pizza

    Licorice Pizza


    Premiere screening, Regency Village Theatre. 70MM.

    Looooved. This movie is a love letter to Los Angeles in the 70s in the best way. I could have spent three more hours with all of these characters. A beautiful character piece and tale of teenage love, vulnerability, the end of old Hollywood, and that summer feeling where anything and everything is possible.

    There's just so much to love here, the cinematography, the way PTA frames faces and bodies. The long takes where…

  • Star Wars

    Star Wars


    IDK y'all... this Star Wars thing is pretty good.

    Shout out to Academy Award winner Marcia Lucas for god level editing throughout the entire Death Star trench run sequence.