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  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    ★★★

    Went to the local theater to see it for the first time during it's 40th anniversary, 4K restoration tour. I do not understand the hype at all - the sound overdubbing really took away from the flow of the film, the horror aspect was laughable, and the plot holes made it boring. The set design is amazing, but that doesn't make up for the poor cinematography.

  • Jazz on a Summer's Day

    Jazz on a Summer's Day

    ★★★★½

    An engrossing piece of history that had me wondering constantly about the editing choices (subjects and chronology) and camera angles. This film should be more well known. The 84-minute runtime goes by in a flash.

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  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas

    ★★★★★

    There is no other film that embraces the diversity of human experience like Cloud Atlas. It is very rare to see a film that can pass not only The Bechdel Test, but the Russo Test (LGBT) and Johnson Test (people of color), as well. I rarely see films in the theater more than once, but due to the theme, pace, and thrill of the film, I told as many friends as I could to come see it with me a…

  • Winter Light

    Winter Light

    ★★★★½

    Every monologue cuts right to the point. The script is perfect. I feel like I can copy and paste pages from it into my own life story, allegorically speaking.