Favorite films

  • The Lego Movie
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • The Graduate
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

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  • Sea Countrymen

  • The Conversation

    ★★★★★

  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    ★★★★½

  • Nightmare Alley

    ★★★★

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  • Sea Countrymen

    Sea Countrymen

    Once again, unhinged.

    Just met my college roommate in person and was like “Wanna see a 10 minute Italian documentary about tuna fishing?” and then he said sure and then we watched it.

  • The Conversation

    The Conversation

    ★★★★★

    Got to see the new 35mm print of this at Film Forum, and by writing that sentence, I am officially a meme we of the New York cultural elite. It’s pretty nice here, but in an attempt to disperse my elitism, I’d like to say that while this was a magnificent unique experience, I’d love for people everywhere to have the chance to see this movie like this. Something about the print made me feel so connected to Coppola and…

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  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    ★★★★★

    I think Wes Anderson’s movies are sort of like creative booster shots for me. I feel the itch to watch one every time I’m feeling burned out or in a rut. What these movies do is open the entire world up for play. Wes finds joy and excitement in everything. History, painting, illustration, photography, fashion, poetry, literature, animation, the culinary arts, basically any kind of art- and art isn’t limited to what you see in a museum or some book-…

  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    ★★★★½

    “Who knew art could be useful?”

    Excuse me for namedropping (an awful habit that I do all the time and need to quit) but Houston Coley got an early screening of this and he let me be his plus one. Anyway, we were taking about it afterwards, and somehow the conversation got to what’s really important when we talk about movies and I think it’s the little details nobody really likes to talk about. Cause it’s hard to talk about…