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  • In the Realm of the Senses

    In the Realm of the Senses

    ★★★★★

    Take note, Nymphomaniac - THIS is how you do a movie about sexual obsession.

  • Il Divo

    Il Divo

    ★★★½

    Paolo Sorrentino's stylish fly-by tribute to Giulio Andreotti's later years as Prime Minister of Italy.

    The director is all too aware of Andreotti's absurd career so instead of trying to make the story feel grounded and Andreotti relatable, he leans into the absurdity with lots of fourth wall breaks, flashy info-dumps and sudden music cuts that almost feel as on-the-nose as record scratches. Of the little I've seen of his filmography so far, I'm sure this self-aware wit is a…

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  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★★★★

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

    pure catharsis is me cheering jen at the end like 'c'mon honey burn them ALL to the GROUND'

  • The Square

    The Square

    ★★★★½

    A wild ride of a movie. Chaotically funny, disturbing and cringe-worthy, sometimes all at the same time.

    Basically it's a Ruben Östlund movie but on crack. And it's one of the best movies of the year.