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  • The Fly

    The Fly


    as I watched THE FLY— at one point in time my favorite David Cronenberg film and one of my favorite horror movies of all time— I thought about how Cronenberg may be one of the most consistently amazing filmmakers I’ve ever seen

    I’ve said in the past that for an artist I love so much I’m sorely behind on writing pieces for his movies— so consider this the hopeful beginning of a trend of logs as I try to marathon…

  • Looney Tunes: Back in Action

    Looney Tunes: Back in Action


    as much as I love SPACE JAM— if I had to compare that with this— LOONEY TUNES: BACK IN ACTION wins for sure

    whereas SPACE JAM is a nostalgically enjoyable goofy comfort film— BACK IN ACTION is a genuinely great film that’s not quite Looney Tunes, not quite live action, but instead something else entirely

    Joe Dante’s made it no secret that he’s a massive fan of Looney Tunes— it’s apparent in the vast majority of his work that often…

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  • Return to Oz

    Return to Oz


    watching this with a group of friends that’ve never seen it before so I get to explain a MOUNTAIN’s worth of Oz lore from writing an honors thesis about the series is one of the greatest things that’s ever happened to me

  • Ma



    MA is a special movie for me

    it’s filmed in and around my hometown

    it’s the first movie I saw in theaters when I moved to my new town

    and tonight I screened it for my best friends after months of making jokes about it as a bit when I’ve seen it enough times to count on one hand

    seeing this the first time was great— but against Ma’s wishes— I drank alone

    tonight: I drank with friends and had…