Christopher Kline

Christopher Kline

Patron

Entertainment & Media Studies @ UGA
thesixersense.com/author/ckline

Favorite films

  • Citizen Kane
  • First Reformed
  • Le Samouraï
  • Se7en

Recent activity

All
  • The Voyeurs

    ★★½

  • Unforgiven

    ★★★★★

  • Cry Macho

    ★★★½

  • The Card Counter

    ★★★★

Pinned reviews

More
  • Knight of Cups

    Knight of Cups

    ★★★★★

    A symphony of sadness and facades, of the illusions we cast to cover our despair. A film about performance in life, and how empty we often feel in roles we’d rather not play. Borderline disliked it the first time around. After an impulse-rewatch at 3 AM, I can safely say this is some of Malick’s finest work. Another affirming visit to the Church of Malick. Let’s wander the street of life and swim in the ocean of our soul. Now I’m bullshitting, it’s way too late, goodnight.

  • Jules and Jim

    Jules and Jim

    ★★★★½

    Nobody made movies and smoked cigarettes like the French.

Recent reviews

More

Popular reviews

More
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★★

    2019 has been widely called a great year for cinema, and yes, many great films were made. If I had to tier them, however, PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE and PARASITE stand a shade above the rest. This is a high point in romance cinema—a film not only devoted to a deep, bubbling affection, but a film that interrogates memory, how we remember people, and the meaning, both fleeting and deep-rooted, we can find. The sound in this film…

  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    ★★★★

    There are good cheesy YA adaptations. There are bad ones. This is a good one. This is one you can just turn on when you’re in a rut and enjoy. Ezra Miller is the best part of this.