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  • Heaven's Gate

    Heaven's Gate

    ★★★

    They don't make em like this anymore, for better and for worse.

  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    ★★★★½

    Gave this one a second viewing the day after and liked it even more. I wish this actually was a series and they made another season. Nobody does westerns nowadays better than the Coens.

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  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    ★★★★★

    I can't help it. I love this film. Rogue One is the Star Wars movie I always dreamed of watching one day. No lightsabers, no rehashes, no Skywalkers. Just a film about normal people fighting for what's right in a galaxy far, far away. And for a Disney movie, it's also actually quite dark and uncompromising.

    The Force Awakens was done for the prequel haters, the JJs and Simon Peggs. Rogue One was made for the fans.

    A few thoughts:…

  • Carnage

    Carnage

    ★★★★★

    Carnage is one of those films where you should not watch any of the trailers and just go in fresh. If the name of director Roman Polanski doesn't convince you, the others, four of the top-notch actors working in Hollywood today, won't either. Polanski's directing is solid and gives the actors enough space in the cozy living room so that within minutes of this chamber play, the illusion of civilization is blown away by the sheer egotism of its characters.…