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  • Sicario

    Sicario

    ★★★★½

    Antithesis of zero dark thirty? 


    Shit was brutal. And that score.. Villenueve may be my favorite director rn

  • Melancholia

    Melancholia

    I'm writing this a couple of weeks after I originally watched Melancholia, and I still don't know what I think of the movie. I hate it and I love it. I'm reading Kierkegaard's Either/Or, and I can't help but return to this movie every time "A" talks about and revels in depression or melancholy. I'm going to have to watch this again, but it will be a while until I can sit through that brooding and long-winded first half again.

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  • The Little Things

    The Little Things

    ★★½

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

    I wanted to like this a lot. I liked how it tried to be a 90s period piece or at least tried revamping the 90s thriller/crime vibe, but the film also wanted to be a psychological thriller about how a crime investigation drives an investigator into madness. They never once convinced me that anyone was spiraling until one of the characters snaps at the end. I wanted to be taken on that ride so that once they snapped it felt…

  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

    ★★★

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

    I couldn’t remember any of this movie for some reason so I walked into this one pretty blind. I've heard from some that this is where Rowling’s writing gets better, and I believe it (though there isn’t much of a plot?...)

    Pretty sure I handicap these films because of the nostalgia anyways.

    The fight scene at the end is sick. Also, the way they off Sirius is actually wild. Takes you so off guard, especially since you’re recovering from Sirius…