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  • Amelia

    Amelia

    ★★★

    Watched for Letterboxd Movie Night.

    Judging by the set, this feels like the deleted dance scenes from Blade Runner 2049. If a blind Jared Leto were to make an appearance I would not even flinch.

  • The Cost of Living

    The Cost of Living

    ★★★½

    Watched for Letterboxd Movie Night.

    Plays like a performance art version of Trainspotting at first. Apparently that's the one way I can stand performance art.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    Breathe.

    You sit down in the theater and wait and get fat off of the popcorn and watch the pre-show you've already seen twice this month thanks to The Avengers opening and you listen to the preteens behind you talking and you worry that they are going to be speaking throughout the entire fucking movie and you kind of wish you were seeing this in the States where it is restricted and at least there they might be accompanied by…

  • The Descendants

    The Descendants

    ★★★★½

    I watched this again as I prepare to go to Hawaii. I have never been there before and I think this movie makes it feel like a real place and not just some kind of paradise advertised in a travel agent shop.

    This is the second time I've seen it and I had forgotten completely about the voice over. I usually am not a fan of it, but here it works. Matt King (George Clooney) is a character that for…