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  • Hotel Room

    Hotel Room

    Three short stories compiled to serve as a pilot for David Lynch's abortive HBO anthology series. Each segment depicts a different night in the same New York hotel room at various points in the 20th century. Not bad, but squarely in "Lynch completists only" territory.


    Part 1: "Tricks" - Written by Barry Gifford, directed by David Lynch

    The two entries that Lynch directed himself are, save for Rabbits, easily the most theatrical work of his career. Confined to a single…

  • Bronson

    Bronson

    A movie doesn't have to have complete arcs, well rounded characters, and thematic coherency. A movie can just be a burly Tom Hardy monotonously whaling on dudes for two hours.

    Or so the Danish would have us believe.

    The chatty, humorous outlier in Refn's informal "violent antisocial loner" trilogy.

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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War

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

    It sure was a movie.

    Pros:
    - it was genuinely fun to watch the different sets of characters play off against each other for the first time.
    - the cast does their best with the fragments of screentime and characterization they're given.
    - the visuals are at least an improvement over the Battle of the Airport Tarmac.
    -Thor was pretty cool I guess.

    Cons:
    - Marvel are chumps for changing Thanos' motivation
    - it's not like longing for the embodiment…

  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return

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

    Letterboxd users : The Return : LB admins :: Coop : Laura : Judy