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  • Honeymoon

    Honeymoon

    ★★★★

    For some idiotic reason this is the first film my wife and I decided to watch together as a married couple. In the same day, she forgot:

    - Her wedding ring

    - Her native language*

    - My middle name

    If I stop posting reviews, please submit this review to the police as evidence of foul play.


    Honeymoon is a surprisingly competent and compact little thriller. I love small cast horror so this was right up my alley, and the chemistry…

  • Alien: Covenant

    Alien: Covenant

    ★★★½

    Before launching into a more typical review, I feel it necessary to state my expectations going in. While the original Alien film is my favorite film, and I quite enjoy both Cameron's and Fincher's unique takes on the universe, I am far from a franchise fanboy. I also quite enjoy Prometheus, despite its many faults, though I hardly consider it a proper Alien film. Now since the original is my favorite film, and since Blade Runner is also in my…

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  • Alien

    Alien

    ★★★★★

    Hooptober 28/31

    Film 3/3 from director Ridley Scott

    Well, this is it. I’ve been putting off this review for a while. I’ve seen it a few times since joining Letterboxd. I have a tiny little review of it that I posted early. It’s one of the few films I have rated at 5 stars, and will likely always sit in my top 4 on my profile. It is a defining film for me; not just in my tastes, but how…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    Bumping up to 5 stars, previously from 4.5. Why?

    This came out less than a year ago, and I've seen it four times. It is rapidly shooting to the top of my most rewatchable films, ranking up there with the likes of Jurassic Park and Die Hard (and it just may be more rewatchable than either of those - I watch, I rewind, I watch again).

    When this first came out, there was an insane amount of hype. By the…