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  • Dumb and Dumber

    Dumb and Dumber

    ★★★★

    I got my wisdom tooth extracted, so I used pitty points to introduce my girlfriend to my favorite, mindless, dumb movie of all time. She didn't hate it!

  • The Raid

    The Raid

    ★★★★

    One of the best action movies of the last decade. Right up there with the sequel, Raid 2.

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  • Things to Come

    Things to Come

    ★★★★★

    There's a passage from Rousseau that Nathalie (Isabelle Huppert who is, perhaps next to Juliette Binoche and Maggie Cheung, the best working actress in the world) teaches to her students in the 3rd act of this film. It is a passage about desire supplanting or superseding happiness. That it is the expectation of something good happening that brings true pleasure. That it is this hope for things to come that is the source of pleasure. Not the things themselves coming…

  • Spectre

    Spectre

    ★½

    More Lea Seydoux. Less everything else, please.

    Also, where did the Sam Mendes of REVOLUTIONARY ROAD and JARHEAD go? I want that guy back.