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  • The Princess Bride

    The Princess Bride

    ★★★★★

    Yeah I mean this is just the best fantasy/adventure film of all time and I gotta say, it was REALLY audacious of anyone to make a fantasy film after this one.

    (props to Lord of the Rings for doing it well though)

  • The French Connection

    The French Connection

    ★★★½

    Man, I wish I liked the 60s-70s crime film genre SO much more than I do.

    I mean yeah, I enjoyed this movie for sure. Hackman and Scheider are great, that car chase is instantly recognizable for a good reason, and there are some really nice moments of tension. And I totally understand the dichotomy that this and plenty of other 70s crime thrillers are going for. It's a dirty world, and in a dirty world, crime and punishment doesn't…

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  • Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Spider-Man: Homecoming

    ★★★★

    They did it. They finally got Peter Parker/Spider-Man RIGHT. "Homecoming" doesn't even begin to cover it.

    Also, Easter eggs. Easter eggs everywhere.

  • Logan

    Logan

    ★★★★½

    I have so many thoughts.

    1. This is a perfect send-off to Hugh Jackman's portrayal of Wolverine.

    2. First with Deadpool and now with Logan, 20th Century Fox continues to lay the groundwork for the "superhero movie" to become an established and LASTING genre.

    3. I saw the first X-Men far earlier than I had any right to, and I've spent numerous birthdays at the theater watching these movies. These characters have been with me as I've grown into adulthood,…