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  • The White Tiger

    The White Tiger

    ★★★★

    When did Priyanka Chopra go from being the exotic foreigner in American movies to the exotic foreigner in Indian movies? Kinda wild. 


    Liked this far, far more than I expected to. Performances really channeled both the expectations of Hollywood and the over-the-top kineticness of Indian films I love. Stars (like life) are meaningless, but I’m docking here for giving away the ending basically 1/3rd of the way through. I didn’t need the villain hair either during the narration, really.

  • Three Identical Strangers

    Three Identical Strangers

    ★★★★

    A strong reminder that real life is often stranger (and more emotionally devastating) than fiction 🥺

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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★

    Lots of weird stuff here, but the strangest part of this movie was when Ana De Armas’s character said, “you deserve a real name... how about Joe.”

  • Run

    Run

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

    Didn’t want to do a review of this before speaking to Aneesh for the podcast, but now I have recorded so I can write a short review! 

    As a piece of writing, Run is simple. You know where it’s going, more or less, from the first reveal. Part of that is the climate of the release, as it was deposited in a world where there’s a whole bevy of content related to Munchausen. But the suspense is not in the…