RSS feed for Avi

Favorite films

Recent activity


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Manchester by the Sea

    Manchester by the Sea


    It's my fault I didn't like this movie more

    I haven't lived through any of these experiences, so I'm sure for some people this movie really hit home, but for me it was just "my life sucks" for two hours and nothing really changed throughout the film.  

    I can't even say I've never lived through the experiences, because I never lived through the experiences of anything in Moonlight, but that's my favorite film of 2016.  There was just some…

  • Moana



    I love this movie so much. Comparing it to recent Disney movies of this type, it's better than Frozen and Tangled by a mile. Having not seen Winnie the Pooh (2011) it's the best Disney movie of the decade if Zootopia didn't exist. So that's where it falls on recent Disney movies.

    I do think the thing that pushes it over the top of some other recent animated movies are the songs. Which when your songs are written by Lin-Manuel…