Matt Austin

I don't know that much about films. My friend told me about this site so I signed up.

Favorite films

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • Frank
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

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  • The French Dispatch

    ★★★★

  • Parasite

    ★★★★★

  • Dune

    ★★★★½

  • Eternals

    ★★

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  • The French Dispatch

    The French Dispatch

    ★★★★

    Definitely not Andersons best film as some have been proclaiming but undoubtedly his most Andersonian.

    Like most of Andersons films prior its very hard not to watch this with a massive grin on your face. This film solidly leans into the oddball quirkiness we've come to expect from an Anderson flick and switches mediums and colour pallettes more often than it switches stories (which, spoiler alert, it also does a lot). This in turn can give it a feel of…

  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★★

    I stand by my 5 star rating. On a second watch I definitely picked up a lot more from a technical aspect; like the framing of the family always to be at the bottom of the screen below others, and the metaphors for classism and capitalism littered throughout. Its also just so much fun. Watched it with some friends and it was great watching them react to the madness onscreen.

    Idk I just really rate this, throughout the other Bong…

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  • Like a Dog or a Boat, you tether it

    Like a Dog or a Boat, you tether it

    ★★★★★

    This genuinely might be one of my favourite youtube videos ever. I watched today with Myles doing a directors commentary over a livestream and it was a lot of fun.

    Aside from the humour and sheer amount of creativity in his videos, I think part of the reason I love Myles' videos is because we're the same age and sort of living our lives in tandem. When he went to Uni I went to Uni, and a lot of his…

  • Gifted

    Gifted

    ★★★★

    I want to be a dad.