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  • The Kid

    The Kid

    ★★★★½

    Charlie Chaplain's balance between comedy and melancholy was absolutely brilliant and the child actor in this is insanely good given his age like actually wtf. It has an incredibly modern sensibility given it was made in 1921? Like the unmarried mother isnt remotely looked down upon, and the tramp and the kid say their incredibly cursory Grace even though prayer was a much bigger thing then, and it shows institutions like the police and social services very negatively. Things are…

  • The Handmaiden

    The Handmaiden

    ★★★★½

    Hoo boy the tooth filing scene is the hottest thing I've ever witnessed and idk how that's possible

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  • Clue

    Clue

    ★★★★½

    The second best film where someones car breaks down in the pouring rain so he asks to use the phone at an isolated mansion where tim curry is holding a party

  • Apocalypse Now

    Apocalypse Now

    ★★½

    Saw the Final Cut in the cinema (but this one has a better letterboxd poster)
    Beautifully shot, and generally from a technical standpoint pretty incredible, and the first hour is wonderful, but I feel like a solid hour could have been cut out and it would have lost very little. Obviously this is a longer edit, so maybe I'll enjoy the original cut more, because stuff that I know wasnt in the shorter version (ie. That Damn Frenchman) feels pointless,…