thomascalhoon

thomascalhoon

I log things because I know my experiences die with me otherwise

Favorite films

  • Taxi Driver
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Zodiac
  • Lady Bird

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  • Stillwater

    ★★★½

  • The Green Knight

  • Polyester

    ★★★★

  • The Beast in Heat

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  • Stillwater

    Stillwater

    ★★★½

    Better than I expected. It was dryly told, but that makes sense coming from McCarthy. While the acting didn’t blow me away, it was worthy of the story they were trying to tell. Damon’s character felt pretty realized, and I enjoyed his arc.

  • The Green Knight

    The Green Knight

    It’s nice when a movie makes you want to do more research because you can tell the things it was showing you weren’t totally random and meaningless. I get that with this movie. However, I wish I didn’t have to tell myself that I would enjoy it more if I just understood the core themes. Also, I don’t really think this is something I would want to see again soon, and that’s okay, but it makes the task of re-examining…

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  • Uncut Gems

    Uncut Gems

    ★★★★★

    I’m tired of feeling halfway about movies man. I’m going all in. This is how I win.




    P.S. if there’s anything this movie taught me, it’s that sports gambling will solve all your problems and you should do it as much as possible.

  • Black Widow

    Black Widow

    ★★½

    There was some real chemistry going on between Black Widow’s family members. It’s too bad Johansson couldn’t get in on it lol. Their banter was definitely the highlight of the movie for me. However, one part of the writing that really tires me to the point where I start to hate these movies is that literally every intimate moment that exists between them at the beginning of the movie is exploited as a callback later in the film. There are…