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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★

    I need to see it again at least one more time but these are my initial thoughts. 

    Matches the slow contemplative pace of the first film, but has a unique, less noir-ish feel. Deakins cinematography is unparalleled. Each frame looks beautifully sharp and detailed from the lighting to the makeup, from the set design to the set dressing. 

    I'm not entirely thrilled with the Joi aspect of the story. It delves into the same issues that Spike Jonze did with…

  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    ★★★★★

    One of the best film scores of all time. This film is a technicolor assault on the senses. The new 4k restoration is a gorgeous incarnation of a truly iconic piece of cinema.

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  • Stronger

    Stronger

    ★★★★

    Strong performance from Jake Gyllenhaal in a role that's both endearing and frustrating. His portrayal of Jeff Bauman is nuanced; never shying away from thel less graceful aspects of his character. He continues to show with each role that he is one of the finest actors working today.