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  • Do the Right Thing

    Do the Right Thing

    ★★★★½

    God, I'm overwhelmed by just about everything in this movie. The writing. The performances. The cinematography. EVERYTHING.

    There are some slow patches here and there, but those are easy to overlook when you take into account how masterfully this film sets up its pieces over time only to knock them all down in one enthralling, breathtaking final act.

    Fuck, man. THIS is a movie.

  • Moonrise Kingdom

    Moonrise Kingdom

    ★★★★

    Effortlessly charming, refreshingly small-scale ball of whimsy. It's very simple and isn't quite up to the standards of some other Wesley Anderson feature films, but it's still a delightful time

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  • Little Women

    Little Women

    ★★★★½

    Look all I know is if Timothee Chalamet asked me to marry him I would not fucking hesitate

  • Jojo Rabbit

    Jojo Rabbit

    ★★★★★

    "What did they do?"

    "What they could."

    I sobbed all the way through the credits. I couldn't even begin to compose myself. I was absolutely shaken to my core. And once I was able to find my footing and exit the theater, the first thing I did was buy a ticket to see it again.

    Jojo Rabbit is a story of overcoming blind fanaticism and indoctrination, showcasing that monsters aren't born; they're made. They're manipulated. The transition Waititi's Adolf Hitler…