Favorite films

  • The Tree of Life
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

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  • Rush

    ★★★

  • Old

    ★★★

  • The Handmaiden

    ★★★★★

  • American Psycho

    ★★★★

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  • Eyes Wide Shut

    Eyes Wide Shut

    ★★★½

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

    Lengthy essays about Kubrick's use of color, masks and mirrors could easily be written. If I took the time to look online I am certain I could easily locate a handful. His cold, impersonal approach to filmmaking and storytelling prevented this from drifting off into soft porn. What truly surprised me is the fact that there is a dark comedy at the core of this film surprised me.

    Britannica's definition of comedy states: "The comic artist’s purpose is to hold…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★½

    A fantastic fun start, a sagging middle, and a dark redemptive ending. This isn't Edgar Wrights finest film, but it does have moments of pure light, fun, brilliance. Ansel Elgort is the bright center of this film. When Baby is having fun getting into his music, you can't help but smile. It's these moments that make the movie shine . . . and the great soundtrack.