23. He/him. One half of Film Crusade.
My reviews skew positive because I tend to watch things I think I’ll like or love.
A Quartet of Carax - Un
Disclaimer: Carax films make me write. Hard.
EXPOSITION: Another film influenced by Godard that I like more than any Godard film. Leos Carax's Mauvais Sang is a postmodern reflection of many themes including (but not exclusively) love, youth, crime, sex, life, and magic.
A dream. You always leave after when she's the most beautiful. The onscreen glass becomes mirrors and windows more often than they don't. Music becomes the movement. Poetry in motion, lyrics…
Sci-fi/Fantasy 6 — End of Genre
Director’s Cut (first time viewing of this cut)
I don’t know if he will ever top this. Everything about this works for me. From the production design to the visuals (H.R. Giger was a God), the body horror to the sheer terror, and the cast to the cat. I flipped this on past midnight and had to force myself to stop for the night over an hour in.
Whenever I’m not watching this,…
Scorsese Retrospective Film 15
He's a master. This is one of his masterworks. Easily the best film of the year, and easily top 5 of his features. This just needs a rewatch for the 5 stars. I loved every minute of this. Every ounce of humor, every crumb of pain, and every sense of gangster-style remorse. This was perfect. Thank you for not letting me down, Marty.