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Recent reviews

  • Sakura



    Nice surprise! I went into this cold and almost punted because the first act has after-school-special family drama stylings. Thanks to Nana Komatsu, and her legs, I stuck around. After the setup, it gets twisted

    I had to jump out and look to see who directed this thing = Hitoshi Yazaki ... ah, now it makes sense

    I don't know if standard fans of pretty boy/pretty girl dramas know Yazaki's work, and I puzzle around who this is directed at.…

  • John Wick: Chapter 4

    John Wick: Chapter 4


    There needs to be a porn genre for these things. They are far more popular than food porn or torture porn or poverty porn

    I nominate: Grunting Man Porn

    It's funny, accurate, and a little shady

    ... where bad guys act stupidly and can't shoot for shit

    The girl quotient in this film is poor

    I would love to see a version of this film with all the ridiculous gun fights and fisticuffs professionally edited out. The Duel is cool…

Popular reviews

  • Our Little Sister

    Our Little Sister


    I applaud Koreeda for exploring "nice". It's got to be one of the greater challenges a filmmaker faces.

  • Balloon Club Revisited

    Balloon Club Revisited


    If you like Sono--and not just his crazy stuff--this is a must see. Sono gets this kind of material. It's all metaphorical about growing up, saying goodbye, and understanding that most of what you sincerely believe in is a myth. He's a sensitive guy who's batshit crazy. A guerilla poet. A misanthrope who loves the world.