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  • Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

    Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

    ★★★½

    WTF!? Hilarious as f.

    Ellen Burstyn and Scorsese could’ve made a handful of movies together.

  • Marriage Story

    Marriage Story

    ★★★★★

    It jumps from realistic quirky satire to brutally cerebral child custody drama and back while maintaining a mountainous emotional core.

    My little sister had a best friend whose biological mother is a psychotic prostitute with abusive episodes alongside a toxic rich second husband. Then her biological father and step-mother and step-siblings on the other hand make up the most pleasant family I’ve ever known. Her good-side of the family ended up moving to California, and they thought they had custody…

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  • El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

    El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

    Recently rewatched Breaking Bad. Five stars no question. And it's moved from #5 up to #3 (maybe #2?) on my favorite series list, with The Leftovers being my personal #1 and The Wire being #2 (or #3?). These three series, nothing comes close to them really. I love a number of others, but they aren't up there with the best, bitch! If you haven't seen all three, then... uhm... well...

    The trailer to El Camino provokes a lot of emotions.…

  • Stalag 17

    Stalag 17

    ★★★

    Put this next to City Lights and Raw where the last 15 seconds are the best 15 seconds so the ending is a mic drop personified.

    The very end of Bong Joon-ho’s Mother is also bananas, but that lasts like three minutes or something. A Special Day ends with some visual metaphors that reveals its main theme in its meditative final moments beautifully as well. There might be more very-end-is-King movies not coming to my mind.