Silo5000

Just a guy who's trying to watch films and write my thoughts about them

Favorite films

  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Drive
  • Mad Max: Fury Road

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  • Wet Hot American Summer

    ★★★★

  • I Want to Eat Your Pancreas

    ★★★½

  • Top Gun: Maverick

    ★★★★

  • Knives Out

    ★★★★

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  • Wet Hot American Summer

    Wet Hot American Summer

    ★★★★

    Wet Hot American Summer is a spoof/parody of 80s summer camp movies, which is a subgenre I had no idea even existed. I didnt have much context for the types of movies being parodied, but a very high amount of the movie was still really funny.
    The premise of the movie is that it's the last day at Summer Camp, and the campers and counselors have one last day to accomplish their goals including things like the talent show, getting…

  • I Want to Eat Your Pancreas

    I Want to Eat Your Pancreas

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    As someone who's seen a few anime romance movies before, i had a reasonable idea of what to expect, a general slow build up between the two main characters. this one was a bit different because in the opening 2 minutes or so it's revealed one of them will be dead by the time the credits roll. i think it's an interesting choice that puts the rest of the movie in a very interesting context and setting up for a…

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  • 21 Jump Street

    21 Jump Street

    ★★★★★

    21 Jump Street is a movie that doesn't waste your time for even a minute. within the opening scenes, you understand both main characters, their relationship to each other and their motivations. Then the movie gets started as Schmidt and Jenko are a pair of undercover cops trying to find the dealers of a new synthetic drug at a local high school.
    without running through the whole plot, god this movie doesn't let up for a single scene. It parodies…

  • Ratatoing

    Ratatoing

    ½

    i really don't have much to say about Ratatoing that hasn't already been said by all of you and probably a thousand youtubers. It looks terrible, it's 43 minutes but somehow manages to be slow as fuck, and it reuses very poor looking animations to pad it's already short run time. the only thing that suprised me was the sheer number of recognizable voice actors in the English dub. Yami Yugi, Ash Ketchum and Dr. Eggman (and lots of other…