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  • High and Low

    High and Low

    ★★★★★

    A rare film that could have easily been like 5 different stories that all blends together so perfectly. Quite possibly my favorite Kurosawa film and my favorite Mifune performance.

  • Red Beard

    Red Beard

    ★★★★★

    This is the one film in the TCM marathon I hadn't seen before and it took my breath away. Scene after scene is a brand new masterclass in directing, writing, acting, lighting, sound, and editing. Every aspect of Red Beard was top-tier.
    I had never thought a medical drama epic was a thing but here we are.

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  • Knives Out

    Knives Out

    ★★★★★

    I have been thinking about this every single second for the past three hours and I don't want to stop.
    Rian Johnson is so very important to me. Back when I had just seen Brick for the first time, he was already one of my filmmakers. I've followed him very closely since Looper was in pre-production, and The Last Jedi felt like a personal victory for me and my dear friend, Rian. I've never had this with another director, and…

  • Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

    Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

    ★★★★

    Poor Dunkirk boy can't even choose his own cereal...