Favorite films

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Amour
  • Certified Copy
  • A Man Escaped

Recent activity

  • Eternals


  • The Lost Daughter


  • It's a Wonderful Life


  • Dopesick


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • Nightcrawler



    I can now join the people who've been shouting from the rooftops that Gyllenhaal got snubbed at the Oscars.


    Seriously, this movie is amazing. It focusses on one particular industry / subculture, yet it's very telling of our entire society. You don't root for Lou Bloom. Except from the fact that he likes to water his plants, you don't even know much about him. But he pulls you in, so deep.

    I hope Gilroy returns to the directing chair, and I hope, despite my undying love for The Grand Budapest Hotel, that this movie picks up the Oscar for original screenplay.

  • Persona



    About a year and a half ago I saw a play called Na de Repetitie / Persona (After the Rehearsal / Persona), a two parter based on Bergman‘s films. They worked extremely well together, both questioning the relevance of art in everyday life. This wasn’t the first time I saw a theatre adaptation of one of Bergman‘s films. Scènes uit een huwelijk (Scènes from a marriage) is probably the best play I’ve ever seen. Both are directed by Ivo Van Hove (Toneelgroep Amsterdam), who recently won the Olivier Award for directing A view from the bridge at the Young Vic.

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