yourself to be carried by its weirdly meditative pig quest. It is difficult to classify, but easy to like for its portentous atmosphere and Nicolas Cage’s masterful performance.
Category: My Favorites
After Yang (2022) – Movie Review
After Yang is hard to summarize, but above everything it bursts with love and tenderness, expressed through memory and introspection. It will stay with you long after the credits roll.
Fire Island (2022) – Movie Review
Fire Island is the smartest, funniest, gayest rom-com you’ve seen in quite some time.
Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022) – Movie Review
If you’re open to Everything Everywhere All at Once, to its embrace of optimism, you’re in for universes of enjoyment.
Cinco lobitos (Lullaby) (2022) – Movie Review
A devastating family drama that finds the little truths of human nature in ordinary people.
Top Gun: Maverick (2022) – Movie Review
I would say that big action blockbusters do not get better than this, except that’s exactly what these people are pushing themselves to do. You owe it to yourself to see this spectacle.
RRR (2022) – Movie Review
A maximalist period epic full of spectacular action and drama.
C’mon C’mon (2022) – Movie Review
With so many films devoted to the different aspects of parenthood, I’d never seen one so thoughtfully, so compassionately study the emotional needs of a child.
Boiling Point (2021) – Movie Review
Prepare to be stressed out, to feel your palms getting sweaty, to see all the things that you know are going to go wrong go wrong, but do watch Boiling Point if you can find it.
The Batman (2022) – Movie Review
I would love to see a two-hour cut of this movie, but even as it stands, I am in awe of its aesthetics, its overarching mood, and Robert Pattinson and Zoe Kravitz’s magnetic screen presence.