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  • Dead Man

    Dead Man

    ★★★★½

    There’s a certain haziness to the films of Jim Jarmusch that I’ve come to expect from my limited experience with his work. That haziness is usually broken up with a sense of wit that grounds the film out of necessity for the narrative.

    But in Dead Man, a film widely regarded as his masterpiece, that haziness is never interrupted, if anything it subtly progresses into a state of tedium. It explores Western culture through a perspective somewhere between life and death, a perspective indescribable but clearly understood by Jarmusch.

  • The Birdcage

    The Birdcage

    ★★★★½

    “HOW BOUT THOSE DOLPHINS?”


    I am very obsessed with everything about this. Fully aware this is a remake but I think Elaine May is the only person that knows how to get the most out of a character. Definitely broke the record for most times I’ve gasped while watching anything.

  • Spaceballs

    Spaceballs

    ★★★½

    Broke: nature is healing
    Woke: It’s Mega-Maid! She’s gone from suck to blow!

  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    ★★★★

    Why is Stephen Root in, quite literally, every movie ever made?

  • Greener Grass

    Greener Grass

    ★★★★★

    Not only the funniest movie but probably the only funny movie.

  • Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

    Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

    ★★

    Come on ABBA, just let Pierce Brosnan join the band.

  • My Neighbors the Yamadas

    My Neighbors the Yamadas

    ★★★★½

    This may seem like the Ghibli film doing the least but it just might be doing the most. There’s a lot of bias going on here. For one, this art style is extremely up my alley. I was honestly a little doubtful going in that such a simplistic approach wouldn’t be able to carry an entire feature. But there’s a lot of variety here. A lot of creative choices that’ll convince you all animated films should look like this from…

  • Fire (Pożar)

    Fire (Pożar)

    It’s June 28, 2020 and it’s a Sundeey.

  • Bill Burr: I'm Sorry You Feel That Way

    Bill Burr: I'm Sorry You Feel That Way

    Sometimes Bill Burr is really awful but sometimes he’s really good and most of this special is really good. His best special probably!

    “Sir please put your seatbelt back on.”

  • Coffee and Cigarettes

    Coffee and Cigarettes

    ★★★★

    “Now that I’ve quit..I can have one”

    Earlier today I watched an interview with Ethan Hawke where at one point he said "What would happen if people could really actually see how boring, funny, sublime, romantic, elegiac, and stupid their lives are..."

    Writing that out makes that seem a lot less meaningful than when I heard it but I think it pairs really well with this film. I see myself revisiting this a lot.

  • This Is the End

    This Is the End

    ★★★½

    Not sure what I was on when I gave this a single star but we all make mistakes I guess!

  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    ★★★★★

    A day late but this is the quintessential father's day movie.