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Recent reviews

  • Zatoichi


    With Kitano's editing we are never blind to it but completely aware and resultantly anticipating the next shot.

  • Home for Christmas

    Home for Christmas

    It makes one want to live more, to talk more (takes a lot to get that out of me), to continue with or without purpose but at least with observation always whether or not any detail is missed so long as the image isn;t

Popular reviews

  • RR


    “The film is called RR, but I like to call it “Railroad,” because RR sounds like a pirate movie.”—James Benning

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    Refn's film about cinema, tirelessly reiterating that the most important thing ("the only thing") is that which is seen and is immediately striking, interpretation a necessary result but one that only develops once one has been brought into and personally occupies the vacuum that is its allure. In one of the rare films where shot-countershot (and indeed any such uninventive or solely reiterative repetition of shots) does anything but take away from it Refn uses the technique to reveal whose…