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  • You Were Never Really Here

    You Were Never Really Here

    ★★★★★

    the theater was right above subway tracks so occasionally a train would go by and shake the room and fritz thought it was part of the incredible sound design. the thing is, it wouldn’t be out of place. 

    i can see the taxi driver/drive/good time comparisons, but this is a more impressionistic and esoteric film than any of those. also probably more fucked but idk. gotta see again.

    so glad i saw this in theaters and not online, i don’t think it would’ve affected me nearly as much if i did.

  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread

    ★★★★★

    jesus christ.

    absolutely fucked up, the definition of a toxic relationship.

    there’s just so much to unpack here. anderson has been dealing with dominant and submissive characters and the relationship between them for his entire career, but here, he switches it up by making both characters both traits. the dynamic between reynolds & alma is joyfully complex  and i can’t wait to explore it more and more with every viewing, along with the enigma of cyril. 

    i really don’t feel like…

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  • The Ewok Adventure

    The Ewok Adventure

    ★★

    the darkest peru solo movie we deserve

  • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Solo: A Star Wars Story

    ★★★★½

    first time seeing something in dolby. still love it. the war scene & that lovecraftian sequence are two of the best in all of star wars.

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★★

    would it send my italian exchange student the wrong idea if i showed him this film

  • mother!

    mother!

    oh man i totally see why rachel weisz divorced darren aronofsky now