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  • Hunger

    Hunger

    ★★★★½

    I watched this almost a week ago and realized that I forgot to log it.

    One of the most visually gripping an intense films that I have ever seen. That cigarette scene is obviously one of the top scenes in filmmaking history, and might even be my favorite.

  • Il Posto

    Il Posto

    ★★★★★

    Had an amazing personal connection with this movie. The way Olmi conveys so much to the audience just by showing it, rather than saying it, is amazing. 

    Being a college senior and having to find a job soon I found this really enlightening yet scary to watch. What everyone was looking for was a job that would give them ‘security for a lifetime.’ Instead what they found was a inescapable, monotonous routine to which there is no end. Seeing how…

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  • Schindler's List

    Schindler's List

    ★★★★★

    9.8/10
    This film is darn near perfect.

    From arguably the best director of all time, Steven Spielberg, comes his telling of the story of Oskar Schindler. Schindler’s List (1993) is available on Netflix and it is a must-watch for any fan of movies. Spielberg was at first hesitant to film a movie about the Holocaust and tried to pass the script off on other directors before eventually deciding to do it himself. If you can get over the length (3h15min)…

  • Ex Machina

    Ex Machina

    ★★★★

    This is definitely Her (2013)'s evil twin.

    Really awesome story telling, something that other films should look for in terms of what they are telling the audience. Each of the four characters is a polarizing as the next. I love how the intentions of the characters come into question and change perspectives over and over throughout the film.

    A24 really has not disappointed me yet