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  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

    ★★★½

    Very impressed by this film, not sure how much I personally enjoyed it though. It’s very well crafted stylistically and the performances were all great, but the story left me wanting more. There were some fantastic sequences though, the dancing contest being one of my favorites. Just felt a little more surface level than Hereditary. The more I think about it, the more I kinda like it, but I know I probably won’t be interested in revisiting this, at least not anytime soon.

  • The Wicker Man

    The Wicker Man

    ★★★½

    Really wish I hadn’t known the ending going in, but it was still a fun and twisted ride. I love the atmosphere this film resides in, and how it kind of shows it’s hand, though only to those paying attention. And I mean, there’s an absurd amount of breasts in it if that’s what you’re in for.

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  • Roma

    Roma

    ★★★★★

    On a short list of films that have made me cry. I don’t know why it doesn’t happen more often, I’m honestly a fairly emotional person, but this film was just so beautifully personal and chilling that I couldn’t help it. To show such an intimate, yet brutal moment, I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. Extremely hard to watch but impossible to turn away. I’m usually not the biggest fan of films that linger, but this one has been…

  • Duck Soup

    Duck Soup

    ★★½

    I always hate when I don't enjoy a "classic" film, and I hate it even more when its a comedy that people continue to hail as a cornerstone in said genre. And yeah, I can see how these guys had their influence, but I really just found them all to be annoying rather than charming or delightful as intended. They're all doing something different and I just wasn't really into any of it. If I had to pick a favorite…