Halloween season avatar: Beef from Phantom of the Paradise
My taste in movies can best be described as “nonexistent”
Make the Yuletide gay!
I was sceptical going into this, since romantic comedies make me queasy and I’m more familiar with the Stalked by My Husband’s Secret Daughter side of Lifetime than the Sugar and Spice and Everything Christmas side.
But The Christmas Setup is pretty wonderful. Not only is the chemistry between the two leads great, but so is the chemistry between the main character and his best friend—I totally bought their friendship. Fran Drescher as the Christmas-loving librarian…
This movie ruined my night.
Taking place at that most dangerous intersection of reality and desire, Audition weaves a vicious and terrifying tale of beauty and pain that’s as dark as a black hole. You almost don’t realise it’s as complex as it is until it’s got its hooks in you, and then... well.