RSS feed for Matt

Favorite films

Recent activity


Recent reviews

  • Repo Man

    Repo Man


    so good, there is just nothing else like it. and one of the top 5 most quotable films ever.

  • Return of the Jedi

    Return of the Jedi


    so unfairly maligned. sure it is my least favourite of the 3, but people still rag on this for no real reason. ewoks? they're fine. and the jabba intro and triple-header finale are awesome.

Popular reviews

  • Boyhood



    first things first... don't get angry with me. ok, to the review. unlike the film going planet, i didn't love boyhood. actually, i didn't even really like it. actually, there was a lot not to like sadly. so much that i see this as an enormous missed opportunity. i clearly respect linklater for his ambition, but i feel that is what the unanimously positive reviews are responding to, not the film on its own merits. i found a lot of…

  • Frank



    airplane film #2: i was up and down during this. it wasn't quite what i expected. i really liked parts, and other bits not so much. it lost its way for a while there in the second half, but the ending is really quite touching and poignant.