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  • The Full Monty

    The Full Monty

    Pretty let down as I was expecting the campy fun that you would see from the Broadway version of this, whereas here the only musical "performance" is at the very end. This is still a delightful comedy, but expect nothing like an actual musical if you plan to see it.

  • As Good as It Gets

    As Good as It Gets

    Good, but Nicholson's character overshadows his co-stars in enjoyability, and I prefer the first half where it more revolved around him as opposed to the rather standard love story it becomes by the end.

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  • Moonlight

    Moonlight

    ★★★

    “A film without a message is just a waste of time.” ~ D.W. Griffith

    A true statement in many ways. While there is undoubtedly an art in making time-wasters that are worth watching purely for thrills, it’s hard to say that those films really matter in the grand scheme of things. Truly great films have to offer something for you to take after it’s over, and it doesn’t have to be political either. Perhaps you come out a different person,…

  • Good Time

    Good Time

    ★★★★

    It probably won't get noticed since it's kinda obscure and the content is quite visceral and ugly, but I'll forgive the Academy for Moonlight snatching Best Picture from La La Land if they nominate this film instead of Get Out (okay not really, but still)

    Best Picture
    Best Actor - Robert Pattinson
    Best Supporting Actor - Benny Safdie
    Best Director - Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
    Best Original Screenplay - Ronald Bronstein, Josh Safdie
    Best Cinematography - Sean Price Williams
    Best Film Editing - Ronald Bronstein, Benny Safdie
    Best Original Score - Daniel Lopatin