Favorite films

Don’t forget to select your favorite films!

Recent activity

All
  • The Forever Purge

  • Accepted

    ★★★★

  • Doom

  • The Happytime Murders

Recent reviews

More

Popular reviews

More
  • Booksmart

    Booksmart

    ★★

    Very much the work of a Gen X'er pretending that Gen Z is some kind of ideal society, with every character from the beginning of the film being practically self-actualized. With that, there is absolutely no dramatic urgency: I mean, sure, the girls have something to prove to their classmates, but motivations steadily slip throughout the film—to the convenience of the plot. And that is what this is: a film that cribs all its emotional beats from Superbad without understanding…

  • Spider-Man 3

    Spider-Man 3

    ★★★★

    Spider-Man 2 and The Dark Knight becoming the most highly praised superhero films of all times represents a shift in the ethos of the viewer. No longer could films about fascistic, costumed super-men point fun at their own artifice or have any kind of self-criticism that wasn't completely self-indulgent (Nolan's Batman)—hence, we got the rise of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which much like John Stewart before it intersperses petty jokes throughout to placate audiences need for levity while delivering portentous…