salty has written 6 reviews for films rated ★★★★★ .

  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    ★★★★★

    Michael Goldenberg x David Yates are perfect. Why did they bring Steve Kloves back...

  • Us and Them

    Us and Them

    ★★★★★

    I crawled inside someone's head and watched their handpicked memories that they replay. After two hours I managed to escape but the trauma's been done. Excuse me, I have to watch something else to recover.

  • Virus Tropical

    Virus Tropical

    ★★★★★

    Feel like nothing pretentious about this movie.

  • The Two Popes

    The Two Popes

    ★★★★★

    I used to think that when they say God choose the pope, it literally means that. I thought the white smoke comes from God, magically, when they put one of the pope's name in the bowl. Imagine Goblet of Fire. Yeah I thought it was like it.

    Anyway,

    Despite of its fictional dialogues, questionable truth behind it, despite of the filmmaker's subjective view about papacy, I enjoy every other aspects. The two popes, the two actors, the pictures, the editing.…

  • Life As We Know It

    Life As We Know It

    ★★★★★

    Here's a few complaiments (I can't decide whether it's a complaint or compliment).

    1. There's a scene where the couple have to take the baby driving around the neighborhood by a car so that the baby would stop crying in the middle of the night. They drive for hours until supposedly almost early. The guy looks tired af and the woman has already fallen asleep (so is the baby).

    2. Then there's a scene where the guy is angry and…

  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    ★★★★★

    Somebody says Tarantino has reached this point where he can make any film he wants and we will just nod obediently, in agreement.

    I fell asleep in most of the film, mostly because I was tired and kinda forced to watch this film after work, and some of it probably because the film is 3 hours long. I don't know what else to say... let's conclude by saying it's funny.