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  • King Kong

    King Kong

    ★★★★

    Did nothing for me the first time, then tonight I watched it in a theater (thank you moviepass) and found it spellbindingly charming. Also this shot is lyfe twitter.com/yojrb/status/920092593593122816

  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★★

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

    My first rewatch, so good. This time in 3D, which added a new dimension (budumpbump) to the visuals but nothing to what makes Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner sequel so very, very good. We talked about it at length on the podcast after the first viewing, and during the convo we came up with several questions to be answered with a second viewing.

    1) In 2049, does the Rachel character speak a line?
    2) Are Joe and the girl in the…

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  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler

    ★★★★½

    In theaters October 31, 2014.

    Wow, what a deliciously creepy film first-time director Dan Gillroy has here. Gyllenhaal plays his hand perfectly as a cold obsessive who finds career opportunity in capturing crime footage as fast and as grizzly as possible in order to sell it at the highest price to the local news, a pursuit that eventually leads him to bend the rules of the game - along with everyone around him. A+, would watch again.

    Discussed in episode…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    It seems ppl are looking for Mad Max: Fury Road talk so we decided to release next Monday's podcast episode early, exclusively to the Letterboxd community. Here's a direct link to the spoiler-free show mp3, enjoy!

    Yes, yes, yes, a million times YES.

    Mad Max: Fury Road is exactly what I want from a sequel/reboot of a beloved genre property: Put the control squarely back in the hands of its original creator (George Miller), juice the budget, and get the…