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  • La Haine

    La Haine

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    So Far, So Good: Unpacking Racial Hatred in “La Haine”

    Matthieu Kassovitz’ 1995 drama French film “La Haine” opens with the world on fire. The opening credits are intercut with real footage of Paris riots, and with that, the viewer is thrown into a politically divided Paris, and the housing projects surrounding it. “La Haine” translates to “hate,” an idea prevalent through this film, which depicts 20-hour-period in the life of three young immigrant friends—Vinz, Said, and Hubert— following violent…

  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    ★★★★

    BASED CRUISE DOES IT AGAIN

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  • Moulin Rouge!

    Moulin Rouge!

    ½

    I haven't even seen this, but:

    youtu.be/f4KqUxfCnXY

    Update: I have seen it now, and it really is this bad.

  • Spring Breakers

    Spring Breakers

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Hahaha holy fuck imagine seeing this in theaters when it came out. Harmony Korine is a genius. Might do some writing on this later.

    Here are my thoughts after some marination:

    Spring Breakers is truly one-of-a-kind. The reason I praise Korine as such a genius in my blurb shown above is because of how he handled this film. The trailers all depicted what looked like a typical teen party film where something goes wrong. The casting of Selena Gomez and…