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  • Wild Rose

    Wild Rose

    ★★★★

    EVERYONE SEE IT BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE! This is easily one of the most complex and satisfying character arcs I've seen all year, and anyone who's ever had to dramatically reassess any of their dreams and ambitions will almost certainly be brought to tears. I love any movie that chooses not to end itself where lesser movies might, and this does it to great effect at least three times. I want with all my heart for this to get a…

  • Y Tu Mamá También

    Y Tu Mamá También

    ★★★★

    'chef's kiss'

    "Slow burn" is a term used to describe a lot of movies, but this is one of them where I feel it really applies the most. It's most definitely one of those 'indie road movies' you've heard so much about, in the sense that it's almost entirely driven by introspective conversations and understated incidents, all under the narrative umbrella of an extended car trip.

    The passengers in question are Julio and Tenoch, a pair of young friends just…

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  • Reservoir Dogs

    Reservoir Dogs

    ★★★★★

    I gave this movie a 4.5 the last time I saw it.

    What the hell was I thinking?

    It never ceases to amaze me how this movie is so great and was made for so little. I also can't believe this is only my 4th favorite Tarantino movie.

  • Arrival

    Arrival

    ★★★★★

    Within 8 seconds, I was in love again. I think this is the only movie, other than Pulp Fiction, that I've watched twice within two months.