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  • The Peanut Butter Falcon

    The Peanut Butter Falcon

    ★★★★½

    This thing is just ridiculously heart warming.

    Shia and Dakota are both putting in incredible work but holy shit, Zack Gottsagen is unbelievable. He’s hysterical in this movie and for all the right reasons. I hope that this movie opens up endless opportunities for him, because he is one of the biggest surprises of the year. 

    Hear me out, this thing has its contrivances, cliches and conveniences but it’s one of the most eminently likable films I’ve seen in a…

  • Enemy

    Enemy

    ★★★★

    I liked Enemy quite a bit. I knew the ending going in, but it still managed to keep things tense and interesting throughout. Jake Gyllenhall (as Anthony) channels the same sliminess that made his performance in Nightcrawler so captivating, although to a significantly lesser degree here. A compelling and thought-provoking thriller with a lot of commentary on infidelity. 

    My friend argued it was too ambiguous and pretentious but I don’t think so. I had my own theories about the spiders…

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  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

    ★★★★

    Midsommar isn't an instant horror classic in the same way Hereditary was, but it's still a fantastic movie. Unconventional, beautiful and REALLY CREEPY, Midsommar just proves once again that Ari Aster is a breath of fresh air and amazing at capturing grief and emotional turmoil.

  • Gerald's Game

    Gerald's Game

    ★★★½

    Wow, this really falls apart at the end, huh?