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  • Dheepan

    Dheepan

    ★★★★

    Between this and A Prophet, it is undeniable that Jacques Audiard is one of the most interesting and talented voices in contemporary French cinema.

  • Tale of Tales

    Tale of Tales

    ★★★½

    There will always be a special place in my heart for adult fairy tales and this one is no exception, Matteo Garrone's critique of society's obsession with beauty and status is equal parts entertaining and poignant.

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  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★★

    Too many good things to say about this but not nearly enough time so I'll leave it at this: without a doubt my new favorite from Bong Joon-ho, Hong Kyung-pyo is truly unbelievable, and undeniably the best of 2019 so far, loved this so much.

  • Us

    Us

    ★★★

    As much as I hate to admit it, I was quite disappointed by Us, specially when compared to Jordan Peele's debut. Though the first half of the film works great as an imaginative take on the home invasion / slasher subgenre (think Funny Games meets Coherence), the second half's ambitious attempts at broadening the film's scope into something larger ultimately fall flat. The contrast in scale between the film's halves result in a lack of cohesiveness, and while I respect…