The Lost City of Z (4 out of 4 stars)

The Lost City of Z (4 out of 4 stars)

★★★★ Movies like The Lost City of Z infuriate me. It’s not that the movie is bad. Actually, the movie is excellent, for reasons I’ll break down in just a moment. What angers me to my core about The Lost City of Z is that no one is going to see it. $100,000,000 of old-fashioned, […]

Movie micro reviews: Get Out, Logan & Kong: Skull Island

Movie micro reviews: Get Out, Logan & Kong: Skull Island

Get Out (4 out of 4 stars) Get Out is easily the best horror film I’ve seen in I don’t even know how long. It’s a film not built on jump scares (I counted one in the entire movie) but on what horror movies should be built on: legitimate cinematic tension and fundamental creepiness. In […]

La La Land (4 out of 4 stars)

La La Land (4 out of 4 stars)

★★★★ You’ve probably heard all about this movie by now. It’s pretty much the only movie that people are really talking about, and everyone’s opinion on this movie has been floating around for at least a month. So if you want the short version, here it is: La La Land is the best movie I’ve […]

December Movie Releases: Here’s What You Can Expect

The holiday season is, as usual, bringing about tons of movies that you’ll want to go and see, but can’t feasibly see them all without further bankrupting yourself. So here’s a little preview to see what you can expect from each: Playing for Keeps (Dec. 7) A heartfelt romantic comedy in which the main character, […]