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  • Homicide

    Homicide

    ★★★★★

    What begins as a simple police procedural slowly transforms into a rather intense examination of what identity really is and who truly deserves your loyalty. Are we born into a community or do we get to chose our loyalties.

    The movie follows a self hating Jew who is a cop, he has abandoned his faith years ago and replaced that community with the police force (he had to erase his heritage to fit in here), where he is currently surrounded…

  • 12 Strong

    12 Strong

    SHUT OFF: 70 minutes in

    Those horses are bad ass and deserve their own TV show that would focus on them and their bad ass exploits.

    And you’ll watch because you’ll be all like:

    DAMN, THESE HORSES FUCK

    Aside from that, not much else going on here.

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  • Listen to Me Marlon

    Listen to Me Marlon

    ★★★★★

    This isn't a documentary; it is a eulogy delivered by a ghost.

    It contains no new interviews because it is pieced together entirely from self hypnosis tapes that Brando had been making for decades.

    This movie is truly one of a kind and feels more like a Terrence Malick film than a celebrity biopic.

    And to make the whole affair even more surreal, it is presided over and narrated by his disembodied CGI head.

  • The Assignment

    The Assignment

    Imagine if the director of The Warriors made a movie in which Michelle Rodriguez plays the toughest male assassin ever and he is kidnapped then forced to undergo a surgery that makes him into a sexy lady.

    NOW STOP IMAGINING because the director of The Warriors did make this hot mess of a movie and I just saw it at TIFF. This movie is beyond terrible but so very entertaining, we literally giggled and elbowed each other the whole movie…