Favorite films

  • Akira
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Spring Breakers
  • Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions

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  • The Social Network

    ★★★★½

  • Zero Dark Thirty

    ★★★★★

  • John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

    ★★★½

  • Benedetta

    ★★★★½

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  • Watchmen

    Watchmen

    ★★★★

    Puzzle-box narratives ultimately sacrifice deeper themes and subtext in favour of suspense… In the end, by resolving its mysteries, Watchmen feels smaller than it should.

    But respect to Lindelof and co for taking those big swings in the first place, and producing several undeniable, 10/10 episodes

  • Josie and the Pussycats

    Josie and the Pussycats

    ★★★½

    The closest thing to Starship Troopers for pop music……. SO FAR

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  • Love

    Love

    ★★½

    more like Straight White Male Self-Pity 3D

  • Starship Troopers

    Starship Troopers

    ★★★★★

    François Truffaut once said, “It is impossible to make a true anti-war film, because the act of looking at violence is inherently exciting”. Robert A. Heinlein wrote, “Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than has any other factor”. Paul Verhoeven’s Starship Troopers would have had them both rolling in their graves. Verhoeven’s 1997 adaptation throws good taste — and Heinlein’s original novel — out the window. The rare film that indulges the horrors of war and the…