Mount Rushmore of Favorite Filmmakers:
"I seen you sparring with a gull. Best leave them be. Bad luck to kill a sea bird."
An incredibly thought provoking film-going experience that I don't have the mental fortitude to go through again. Directed by Witch auteur Robert Eggers, his follow up is nothing short of a technical achievement in the highest regard. Every aspect of the film from the cinematography to the performances by Pattison and DaFoe makes for a claustrophobic nightmare. The aspect ratio in the…
"It's hard not to be romantic about baseball."
Based off of Michael Lewis' novel, this unconventional sports film flips the genre on it's head–ridding itself of the typical tropes and conventions that make popular sports movies so appealing. Rather than surrounding the movie with iconic moments, the film spends the majority of the time off the field, operating as an inside baseball movie with a premise based off of mathematics and statistics. Moneyball would go on to revolutionize baseball and…