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  • In the Realm of the Senses

    In the Realm of the Senses

    ★★★★★

    A girl like you can stab a man's heart without a knife, huh?

    My first two viewings, while transcendent, left me completely speechless. I would quickly run to my phone to type out a log, and then stop. Because putting all of these thoughts rushing through my head into words was an impossible task. All I knew was, this was the embodiment of everything I would want my own work to be, and I had just found something tremendous.

    From…

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  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    When she sees Nomi I think she definitely sees a younger version of herself. It’s a very narcissistic kind of relationship. It’s perfect - I always loved that the first time they meet each other it’s in a mirror.
    - Gina Gershon on Cristal

    Those reflections are visible from the first time Nomi sees Cristal emerging from the volcano, mastering the hand motion immediately after seeing her do it on stage. Later when Cristal takes her to lunch at the…

  • On Dangerous Ground

    On Dangerous Ground

    ★★★★★

    Friends? Cops have no friends. Nobody likes a cop. On either side of the law—nobody. 

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  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    what i ask rn is your attention. you've put up with me and you've put up with my logs that seemingly going on forever. i go on and on and on, and instead of telling me to shut up, you listen to me. i love you guys. so tonight, give me that. because what i'm about to write is probably the most important thing i will ever say on here.

    i'm in niagra falls for a few days on vacation…

  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    KBID, you never go to sleep in Vegas.

    However many years ago when I found out film was my passion, seeing movies I loved, I threw around the phrase “it changed my life” too freely. I guess I didn’t really understand what that meant. To say that the joy this has brought me changed my life would be putting it lightly. Where I would be without this, creatively or even physically, I don’t know. 

    These past few weeks have tested…