Will Lybrand

Will Lybrand


I'm just your average internet technologist obsessed with film.

I like lists. Take a look at my annual, decade, or specific lists.

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  • Ambition



    And a new genre is born - I'm going to call it manipulative science fiction. The name for this short film is apropos given its lazy reach for significance.

  • The Homesman

    The Homesman


    I hope Tommy Lee Jones has 10 more westerns in him.

Popular reviews

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    Zero Dark Thirty


    Every American would benefit from watching this film. It provides the perfect decade long retelling of real life events in a complex manner only appropriate for the topic it covers. It is ambivalent in its stance on many important issues, left for the viewer to analyze in their own right.

    I'm also surprised about the 'pro-torture' backlash... I saw nothing absurd or unlikely in this film. Given how strongly our government advocated for 'advanced interrogation' and their defense of it,…

  • Big Trouble in Little China

    Big Trouble in Little China


    Like a fine scotch, Big Trouble in Little Chine becomes better with age, showing overtones of a smokey oak followed by a prolonged, peaty finish.