Favorite films

  • The Hit
  • Mr. Death: The Rise and Fall of Fred A. Leuchter, Jr.
  • Army of Shadows
  • Day of the Dead

Recent activity

  • Annette

  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

  • Oleanna

  • Tropic Thunder

Recent reviews

  • Annette


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

    Viewed at the Landmark Downer Theatre in Milwaukee.

    I never got on this film's wavelength.

    A miserable story about miserable rich people (with careers most people would kill for) making decisions that make them even more miserable. This kind of film is never really my bag, so I don't want to confidently declare the movie's a piece of shit. But I really don't get it.

    Here's what I did like: the actors commit, god dammit. With seemingly everything working against…

  • Oleanna


    God, what a distressing movie. This movie/play packs more punch than 99% of social dramas today. It’s crazy to hear the stories of the actors being booed when it debuted in Boston and NY, or fights breaking out in the lobby. But what’s even crazier is to think the reaction might be similar today.

Popular reviews

  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    In the running for the worst franchise movie I’ve ever seen.

    Shares company with Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Matrix Revolutions and Spider-Man 3. At one point I noticed I was watching out of the left corner of my eye because I couldn’t bring myself to face the screen I was so embarrassed for everyone involved.

    This movie is so insecure with itself, and everything means everything while simultaneously meaning nothing. It’s a waste of time and that breaks my…

  • Marriage Story