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2017:

  • Professor Marston and The Wonder Women ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Blade Runner 2049 ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Menashe ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ingrid Goes West ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Story of Skinhead w/ Don Letts ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Good Time ~ ★★★★★
  • GOOK ~ ★★★★☆
  • Patti Cake$ ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dunkirk ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Defiant Ones ~ ★★★★☆ (hbo)
  • Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution ~ ★★★★★ (Out Festival event)
  • The Keeper ~ ★★★★★ (netflix doc series)
  • Okja ~ ★★★★★ (history made!)
  • Handmaid's Tale ~ ★★★★☆ (tv series)
  • Big Little Lies ~ ★★★★★ (series)
  • Beatriz at Dinner ~ ★★★★☆
  • Goodnight Brooklyn: The Story of Death By Audio ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Casting Jon Benet ~ ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Stop Making Sense (talking heads concert) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jerrod Carmichael [stand up] ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ali Wong: baby cobra [stand up] ~ ★★★★☆
  • Louis CK: 2017 [stand up] ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jo Koy [stand up] ~ ★★★★☆
  • T2 Trainspotting ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present ~ ★★★★☆ (doc screening w/director)
  • The 13th ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • OJ: Made in America ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Get Out ~ ★★★★★
  • Kedi ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Batman Lego Movie ~ ★★★★☆ (kids)
  • Finding Joseph: HR Bad Brains Doc (doc screening w/director) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hidden Figures ~ ★★★★☆
  • James Baldwin: I am Not Your Negro ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • (T)error ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Founder ~ ★★★★☆
  • Gimmme Danger: The Stooges ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Neal Brennan 3 Mics [stand up] ~ ★★★★★
  • Donald Glover: Weirdo [stand up] ~ ★★★★☆
  • Beware Slenderman ~ ★★★★☆ (hbo doc)
  • Lion ~ ★★★★☆
  • Paterson ~ ★★★★☆
  • 20th Century Women ~ ★★★★☆
  • Making a Murderer ~ ★★★★★ (doc series)

2016 FILMS & DOCS:

  • LA LA Land ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sing ~ ★★★★★ (kids)
  • Frank Zappa: Eat That Question ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Jackie ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Arrival ~ ★★★★☆
  • Manchester by the Sea ~ ★★★★☆
  • Edge of Seventeen ~ ★★★★★
  • Reel Injun ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Loving Story ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Norman Lear: Another Version of You ~ ★★★★☆
  • Oasis: Supersonic ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Handmaiden ~ ★★★★☆
  • Certain Women ~ ★★★★☆
  • Moonlight ~ ★★★★★
  • Closet Monster - ★★★★☆
  • American Honey ~ ★★★★☆
  • Transparent Season 1 & 2 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Audrie and Daisy ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The Cult of JT Leroy ~ ★★★★★
  • Kubo ~ ★★★★☆ (kids)
  • Twinster ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Decline of Western Civilization 1&3 ~ ★★★★☆ (docs)
  • Room 237 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Cafe Society ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Suburbia (1984) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hunt for Wilderpeople ~ ★★★★☆
  • Boy (2010) ~ ★★★★★
  • Inside Out ~ ★★★★☆
  • Weather Underground ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • MonkeyTown video installation/dinner
  • Still Bill: Bill Withers ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Everyday Sunshine (The Story of Fishbone) ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Weiner ~ ★★★★☆
  • Lobster ~ ★★★★★
  • Cry of Jazz (1959) ~ ★★★★☆ (thesis)
  • Westway to the World: The Clash ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • End of The Century: The Ramones ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Jungle Book ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sing Street ~ ★★★★★
  • Revenge of the Nerds ~ ★★★★☆
  • Los Punks: We Are All We Have ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Salad Days ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Midnight Special ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Jean Michel Basquiat: Radiant Child ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Mr Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Embrace of the Serpent ~ ★★★★☆
  • 45 Years ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Spook Who Sat by the Door ~ ★★★★☆
  • Revenant ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Big Short ~ ★★★★☆
  • Diary of a Teenage Girl ~ ★★★★☆
  • Chi-raq ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • People Places Things ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tangerine ~ ★★★★☆
  • Filmage: The Story of Descendents ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • Another State of Mind (punk doc) ~ ★★★★☆

2015 FILMS & DOCS:

  • Anomalisa ~ ★★★★☆
  • Heart of a Dog ~ ★★★★☆
  • Carol ~ ★★★★☆
  • Carnal Knowledge (1971) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Brooklyn ~ ★★★★★
  • Spotlight ~ ★★★★☆
  • Straight Outta Compton ~
  • End of the Tour (David Foster Wallace) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Strait Jacket (Joan Crawford) ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Real Yoko Ono ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • John & Yoko: A Love Story ~ ★★★★☆
  • Bill Burr Stand-Up ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jobs ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Martian ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Rubble Kings ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Source Family ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The New Girlfriend ~ ★★★★☆
  • Love & Mercy (Brian Wilson) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Steve Jobs ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Dog ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • What Happened Miss Simone ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Amy ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • WolfPack ~ ★★★★★ (doc w. Q&A)
  • Never Tear Us Apart (inxs story) ~ ★★★★☆
  • No No: Dock Ellis story ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Far From The Maddening Crowd ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Welcome to Me ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Mad Max Fury Road ~ ★★★★★
  • Redemption ~ ★★★★☆ (hbo doc)
  • Coma ~ ★★★★☆ (hbo doc)
  • Iris ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • White God ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ex Machina ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Past is a Grotesque Animal ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • Supermensch ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Salt of the Earth: Photographer Sebastião Salgado ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • While We're Young ~ ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2 (screening w.Watts & Baumbach)
  • Breakfast Club 30th Anniversary ~ ★★★★★
  • Cinderella ~ ★★★★☆
  • Mr.Turner ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Immortalists ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Going Clear (Scientology and the Prison of Belief) ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The Jinx (Life and Deaths of Robert Durst) ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • What We Do in The Shadows ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dogs with Jobs Seasons 1 & 2 ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Citizenfour ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Kill Team ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Living with Wolves ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Dogs That Changed The World ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Why Dogs Smile and Chimpanzees Cry ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)

2014 FILMS & DOCS:

  • Inherent Vice ~ ★☆☆☆☆
  • Wild ~ ★★★★★
  • Dogs of World War II ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Virunga ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Imitation Game ~ ★★★★☆
  • Antarctica Year on Ice ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • We Are Legion: The Story of Anonymous ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Foxcatcher ~ ★★★★★
  • My Left Foot ~ ★★★★☆
  • Theory of Everything ~ ★★★★☆
  • Olive Kitteridge ~ ★★★★☆
  • Interstellar ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Nightcrawler ~ ★★★★☆
  • Birdman ~ ★★★★★
  • Dear White People ~ ★★★★☆
  • Crossing the Line ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Whiplash ~ ★★★★☆
  • Gone Girl ~ ★★★★☆
  • Harmontown ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Death on a Factory Farm ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Jimi ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • We Are The Best ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tracks ~ ★★★★★
  • Skeleton Twins ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Dolphin Tale 2 ~ ★★★★☆ (good message)
  • The One I Love ~ ★★★★☆
  • To Be Takei ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Boy Interrupted ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Orlando ~ ★★★★☆
  • Life According to Sam ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Beautiful Darling ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Boyhood ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Malificent ~ ★★★★☆
  • Cutie and the Boxer ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Life Itself ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Step Into Liquid ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Brother's Keeper ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • After Innocence ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Central Park Five ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The Normal Heart ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Fault in Our Stars ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Disconnect ~ ★★★★☆
  • War Witch ~ ★★★★☆
  • Xmen: Days of Future Past (4) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Armstrong Lie ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Beauty and the Beast (1947) ~ ★★★★☆ (w.philip glass ensemble)
  • Upside Down: The Creation Records Story ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • American Dream: National Geographic on Liberia ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Vice Guide to Liberia ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Locke ~ ★★★★☆
  • Unknown Knowns ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • Only Lovers Left Alive ~ ★★★★☆
  • Captain America ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Punk Singer ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Under The Skin ~ ★★★★☆
  • Noah ~ ★★★★☆
  • Mistaken for Strangers ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Particle Fever ~ ★★★★★
  • Nymphomaniac (|) ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Time of Death ~ ★★★★☆ (doc series)
  • The Other Shore ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Return to the Rainforest ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Grand Budapest Hotel ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Bones Brigade ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Lego Movie ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Jubilee ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • The Tuskegee Airmen ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Tim's Vermeer ~ ★★★★☆ (doc) --screening with Penn, Teller, and Tim
  • The Square ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Act of Killing ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Blue is The Warmest Color ~ ★★★★☆
  • Wolf of Wall Street ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Artifact ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • 5 Broken Cameras ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Is the Man Who is Tall Happy (Noam Chomsky) ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • What Maysie Knew ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The 5th Estate ~ ★★★★☆
  • Lost Angels ~ ★★★★★ (doc)

2013 FILMS & DOCS:

  • August: Osage County ~ ★★★★☆
  • Inside Llewyn Davis ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • The World Before Her ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Her ~ ★★★★☆
  • Secret Life of Walter Mitty ~ ★★★☆☆
  • American Hustle ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Metallica Thru The Never ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc) --screening w. Metallica
  • Hot Coffee ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Hunger Games (Catching Fire) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Barry Lyndon ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hitman Hart: wrestling with shadows ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Warrior ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dallas Buyers Club ~ ★★★★☆
  • All is Lost ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • The Fever ~ ★★★★★
  • 12 Years a Slave ~ ★★★★★
  • Prisoners ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Enough Said ~ ★★★★☆
  • Valentine Road ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Captain Phillips ~ ★★★★☆
  • Gravity ~ ★★★★☆
  • Don Jon ~ ★★★★☆
  • Top of The Lake ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jobs ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Oblivion ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Thanks for Sharing ~ ★★★★☆
  • Grandmaster ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Salinger ~ ★☆☆☆☆ (doc)
  • Crystal Fairy & The Magic Cactus and 2012 ~ ★★★★★
  • Short Term 12 ~ ★★★★★
  • Stories We Tell ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The East ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Butler ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Europa Report ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Cheshire Murders ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Inside Deep Throat ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Elysium ~ ★★☆☆☆ 1/2
  • Spectacular Now ~ ★★★★☆
  • 20 Feet from Stardom ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Blue Jasmine ~ ★★★★☆
  • Something's Wrong With Aunt Diane ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Beyond the Mat ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Blackfish ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The Limelight ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Pacific Rim ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Fruitvale Station ~ ★★★★★
  • The Way Way Back ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Murder on a Sunday Morning ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • The Private Lives of Pippa Lee ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Before Midnight ~ ★★★★☆
  • A Band Called Death ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Bling Ring ~ ★☆☆☆☆
  • Art of Rap ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Pussy Riot ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Love, Marilyn ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • This is the End ~ ★★★★☆
  • World War Z ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Superman: Man of Steel ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Behind the Candelabra ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Blancanieves ~ ★★★★☆
  • Any Day Now ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Tsunami on Camera ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Kumare ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Constantine's Sword ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Vice Investigative Series Season 1 (HBO) ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Inside Out: JR ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Star Trek ~ ★★★★★
  • Iron Man 3 ~ ★★☆☆☆ 1/2
  • The Iceman ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Upstream Color ~ ★★★★☆
  • Great Gatsby ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Apology for the Elephants ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Mud ~ ★★★★★
  • Robot and Frank ~ ★★★★☆
  • Room 237 ~ ★☆☆☆☆ (doc)
  • Hunger ~ ★★★★☆
  • Birders: The Central Park Effect ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Hideous Kinky ~ ★★★★☆
  • Place Beyond the Pines ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Rust and Bone ~ ★★★★☆
  • In Bruges ~ ★★★★☆
  • Springbreakers ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Staircase Part 2: Last Chance (doc) ~ ★★★★★
  • The Staircase (6 part series documentary) ~ ★★★★★
  • PBS: Makers: Women Who Make America (3 part series) ~ ★★★★★
  • Bill W. ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Crips & Bloods Made in America ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • The Imposter ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Sound City ~ ★★★☆☆ (doc)
  • Shameless, Louie CK ~ ★★★★☆
  • Side Effects ~ ★★★☆☆
  • NO! ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Night of the Iguana ~ ★★★★☆
  • Searching for Sugarman ~ ★★★★★ (doc)
  • Marlene Dietrich: Her Own Song ~ ★★★★☆ (doc)
  • Les Miserables ~ ★★★★☆
  • West of Memphis ~ ★★★★★ (doc)

2012 FILMS:

  • Not Fade Away ~ ★★☆☆☆ 1/2
  • On The Road ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Zero Dark Thirty ~ ★★★★☆
  • Django Unchained ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Impossible ~ ★★★★☆ 1/2
  • This is 40 ~ ★★☆☆☆ 1/2
  • Winter's Bone ~ ★★★★☆
  • Silverlinings Playbook ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Life of Pi ~ ★★★★☆ 1/2
  • Mildred Pierce ~ ★★★★★
  • Twilight ~ ★★★★★
  • Skyfall ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Lincoln ~ ★★★★☆
  • Flight ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Comedy ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Cloud Atlas ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Seven Psychopaths ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Sessions ~ ★★★★☆
  • Argo ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tiny Furniture ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Perks of Being a Wallflower ~ ★★★★☆
  • Looper ~ ★★★★★
  • The Master ~ ★★★★☆
  • Snow White and the Huntsman ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sleepwalk With Me ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Bernie ~ ★★★★☆
  • Premium Rush ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Dictator ~ ★★★★☆
  • War Horse ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • A Boy and His Dog ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Nadia ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild ~ ★★★★★
  • I'm Still Here ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Magic Mike ★☆☆☆☆
  • Take This Waltz ~ ★★★★☆
  • Prometheus ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Hemingway and Gellhorn ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Moonrise Kingdom ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Avengers ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sound of My Voice ~ ★★★★☆
  • Cabin in the Woods ~ ★★★★☆
  • Let's Make Love ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dangerous Method ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Ides of March ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hunger Games ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Miss Bala ~ ★★★★☆
  • Game Change ~ ★★★★☆
  • Shame ~ ★★★★☆
  • Extremely Loud Incredibly Close ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Margot at the Wedding ~ ★★★★☆
  • Friday Night Lights ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Chronicle ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • The Grey ~ ★★★★☆
  • Weekend ~ ★★★★★
  • Swimming Pool ~ ★★★★☆
  • In A Better World ~ ★★★★★
  • Zabriskie Point ~ ★★★★☆
  • Moneyball ~ ★★★★☆

2012 DOCUMENTARIES:

  • Woody Allen: a Documentary ~ ★★★★☆
  • Inventing Geffen ~ ★★★★☆
  • Witness: Libya ~ ★★★★☆
  • Witness: Rio ~ ★★★★☆
  • Crossfire Hurricane ~ ★★★★☆
  • Louis CK: Chewed Up ~ ★★★★☆
  • Judy Garland American Master ~ ★★★★☆
  • Marley ~ ★★★★☆
  • Samsara ~ ★★★★★
  • Ai WeiWei Never Sorry ~ ★★★★☆
  • Queen of Versailles ~ ★★★★☆
  • Who is Harry Nilsson ~ ★★★★☆
  • Exile on Main St: The Stones ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Katy Perry: Part of Me ~ ★★★★★
  • Me @ the Zoo ~ ★★★★☆
  • One Nation Under Dog ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hell and Back Again ~ ★★★★☆
  • Man on a Mission ~ ★★★★☆
  • American Experience: Clinton ~ ★★★★★
  • American Masters: Johnny Carson ~ ★★★★★
  • Bully ~ ★★★★☆
  • Andy Warhol : Life and Death ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • William S. Burroughs: A Man Within ~ ★★★★★
  • Nietzsche and the Nazis ~ ★★★★☆
  • Afghan Star ~ ★★★★★
  • Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Jiro Dreams of Sushi ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Blank City ~ ★★★★☆
  • S21: The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine ~ ★★★★☆
  • Exporting Raymond ~ ★★★★☆
  • Paradise Lost: Purgatory ~ ★★★★☆
  • Undefeated ~ ★★★★★
  • Trumbo ~ ★★★★★
  • Black White + Gray: The Story of Sam Wagstaff ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dream of Life ~ ★★★☆☆ 1/2
  • Kill Your Idols ~ ★★★☆☆
  • If a Tree Falls: Earth Liberation Front ~ ★★★★☆
  • Project Nim ~ ★★★★☆
  • Pina ~ ★★★★☆

2011 FILMS:

  • Young Adult ~ ★★★★☆
  • Artist, The ~ ★★★★☆
  • Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ~ ★★★★☆
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin ~ ★★★★☆
  • My Week With Marilyn ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Another Earth ~ ★★★★☆
  • I Saw The Devil ~ ★★☆☆☆½
  • Breaking Dawn Prt 1 ~ ★★★★★
  • Melancholia ~ ★★★★☆
  • Martha Marcy May Marlene ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • Biutiful ~ ★★★★☆
  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane ~ ★★★★☆
  • Papillon ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Thing ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • Drive ~ ★★★★☆
  • 50/50 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Contagion ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Man Who Never Was ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Guard ~ ★★★★☆
  • Videodrome ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tarzan 1941 (hidden treasure/goes to new york) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tarzan 1938 (gets a son/and his mate) ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Future ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • All Good Things ~ ★★☆☆☆½
  • Tree of Life ~ (some parts a 5) ★★★☆☆
  • Midnight in Paris ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • Submarine ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Super 8 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Beginners ~ ★★★★☆
  • Fast Food Nation ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sabrina ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • Funny Face ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Hanna ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Hangover 2 ~ ☆☆☆☆☆
  • X-Men 2011 ~ ★★★★★
  • Bridesmaids ~ ★★★★★
  • Win Win ~ ★★★★☆
  • Source Code ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Limitless ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • Never Let Me Go ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Fighter ~ ★★★★☆
  • The King's Speech ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • To Live and Die in LA ~ ★★★★☆
  • Another Year ~ ★★★☆☆

2011 DOCUMENTARIES:

  • When You're Strange ~ ★★★★☆½
  • Bombay Beach ~ ★★★★☆½
  • Life in a Day ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Tabloid ~ ★★★★☆
  • Transcendent Man ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Winnebago Man ~ ★★★★☆
  • Prohibition ~ ★★★★☆
  • George Harrison: In the Material World ~ ★★★★★
  • Chris & Don, A Love Story ~ ★★★★★
  • Bill Cunningham: New York ~ ★★★★☆
  • Cave of Forgotten Dreams ~ ★★★☆☆½
  • We Were Here ~ (aids epidemic in SF) ★★★★☆½
  • Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel ~ ★★★★☆
  • Tribe Called Quest ~ ★★★★☆
  • Nature: Dogs ~ ★★★★★
  • Forks Over Knives ~ ★★★★★
  • Restrepo ~ (afghan war) ★★★★☆
  • American: The Bill Hicks Story ~ ★★★★★
  • Greatest Movie Ever Sold ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Waste Land ~ ★★★★★
  • Prodigal Sons ~ (transgender) ★★★★☆
  • Gasland ~ ★★★★★
  • Inside Job ~ ★★★★★
  • I am Because We Are ~ (malawi) ★★★★★
  • Catfish ~ ★★★★☆

2010 FILMS:

  • Blue Valentine ~ ★★★★☆
  • Somewhere ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • True Grit ~ ★★★★☆
  • I Love You Phillip Morris ~ ★★★★☆
  • Rabbit Hole ~ ★★★★☆
  • Girl with The Dragon Tattoo (sweden) ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Children of Invention ~ ★★★★☆
  • Black Swan ~ ★★★★★
  • The Candidate ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Mother ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Kids Are All Right ~ ★★★★☆
  • Polanski shorts ((1956 to 1962)) ~ ★★★★☆
  • 127 Hours ~ ★★★★☆
  • Paranormal Activity ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Taking Woodstock ~ ★★★★☆
  • Holiday ~ ★★★★☆1/2 (cary grant)
  • Love Story ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Let Me In ~ ★★★★☆
  • Social Network ~ ★★★★☆
  • Session 9 ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jennifer's Body ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dreamscape ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Informant ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Labyrinth ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Last Exorcism ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Transsiberian ~ ★★★★☆
  • Eat Pray Love ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Inland Empire ~ ★★★★☆
  • Inception ~ ★★★★☆
  • Toy Story 3 ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Twilight: Eclipse ~ ★★★★☆
  • Cyrus ~ ★★★★☆
  • Please Give ~ ★★★★☆
  • Through a Glass Darkly ~ ★★★★☆
  • Fanny & Alexander ~ ★★★★★
  • Iron Man ★★☆☆☆ ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Runaways ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Bad Lieutenant (Port of Call) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Crazy Heart ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Blind Side ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Bronson ~ ★★★★☆
  • Greenberg ~ ★☆☆☆☆
  • Zombieland ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Sugar ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ponyo ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Band's Visit ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Goodbye Solo ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Box ~ ★★★★☆
  • Funny People ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Bright Star ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Shutter Island ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Fish Tank ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Class ~ ★★★★☆
  • A Single Man ~ ★★★★★
  • Twilight New Moon ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Twilight ~ ★★★★☆
  • A Mighty Heart ~ ★★★★☆
  • Daybreakers ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Nine ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox ~ ★★★★☆

2010 DOCUMENTARIES:

  • American Beavers ~ ★★★★☆1/2
  • Public Speaking (Fran Lebowitz) ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Human Experience ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Untold Story of the Milton Hershey School ~ ★★★★★
  • Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work ~ ★★★★☆
  • Lennon NYC ~ ★★★★☆
  • Witch Hunt ~ ★★★★☆
  • Teen Paparazzo ~ ★★★★☆
  • Surfwise ~ ★★★★★
  • Dr. Bronner's Magic Soap Box ~ ★★★★☆
  • A State of Mind ~ ★★★★☆
  • Keep the River on Your Right ~ ★★★★★
  • Off And Running ~ ★★★★☆
  • Art of the Steal ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Under Great White Northern Lights [White Stripes] ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years ~ ★★★★☆
  • Frontline: The Suicide Tourist ~ ★★★★☆
  • King Corn ~ ★★★★☆
  • I Am Comic ~ ★★★★☆
  • Examined Life ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Herb & Dorothy ~ ★★★★★
  • What We Still Don't Know (BBC) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Earth Days ~ ★★★★☆
  • Edgeplay: The Runaways ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Bella Fleck: Throw Down Your Heart ~ ★★★★☆
  • Exit Through the Gift Shop ~ ★★★★★
  • We Live in Public ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Cove ~ ★★★★★
  • Food Inc ~ ★★★★☆
  • Earth ~ ★★★★☆
  • Blindsight ~ ★★★★☆
  • Heavy Metal Baghdad ~ ★★★★☆
  • My Neighbor My Killer ~ ★★★★☆

2009 FILMS:

  • Avatar ~ ★★★★☆ 1/2
  • Last Tango in Paris ~ ★★★★☆
  • Broken Embraces ~ ★★★★☆
  • Wristcutters a Love Story ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Up in the Air ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Xanadu ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Road ~ ★★★★☆
  • Star 80 ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Being There ~ ★★★★☆
  • All that Jazz ~ ★★★★★
  • House of the Devil ~ ★★★☆☆
  • A Serious Man ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Where the Wild Things Are ~ ★★★☆☆
  • An Education ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Hurt Locker ~ ★★★★☆
  • Inglourious Basterds ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Two Lovers ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • District 9 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Thirst ~ ★★★★☆
  • 500 Days of Summer ~ ★★★★☆
  • Millions ~ ★★★★☆
  • Humpday ~ ★★★★☆
  • Bruno ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Whatever Works ~ ★★★★☆
  • Moon ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Scenes from a Marriage ~ ★★★★★
  • Away we Go ~ ★★☆☆☆1/2
  • Drag me to Hell ~ ★★★★☆
  • Up! ~ ★★★★★
  • The Prestige ~ ★★★★★
  • Star Trek ~ ★★★★★ perfect!!
  • Grey Gardens (the movie) ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Adventureland ~ ★★★★☆
  • After the Wedding ~ ★★★☆☆
  • 310 to Yuma ~ ★★★★☆
  • Watchmen ~ ★★★★☆
  • Waltz with Bashir ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Boy A ~ ★★★★★
  • Le Jetee ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hamlet 2 ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Gran Torino ~ ★★★☆☆
  • The Hunger (1983) ~ ★★★★☆

2009 DOCUMENTARIES:

  • NY77 vh1 roc doc ~ ★★★★★
  • This Is It ~ ★★★★☆
  • Valentino: The Last Emperor ~ ★★★★☆
  • 51 Birch St ~ ★★★★☆
  • The September Issue ~ ★★★★☆
  • Hell House ~ ★★★★☆
  • Capitalism: A Love Story ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Cruise ~ ★★★★☆
  • Planet B-Boy ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Tyson ~ ★★★★☆ fascinating
  • Heart of a Lioness ~ ★★★★★
  • Lion Named Christian ~ ★★★★★
  • Anvil: The Story of Anvil ~ ★★★★★
  • Man Named Pearl ~ ★★★★☆
  • Colors of Infinity ~ ★★★★☆
  • Dear Zachary ~ ★★★★★
  • Children Underground ~ ★★★☆☆
  • One Punk Under God ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Trials of Henry Kissinger ~ ★★★☆☆
  • End of the Century: Story of the Ramones ~ ★★★★★
  • Very Young Girls ~ ★★★☆☆

2008 FILMS:

  • Revolutionary Road ~ ★★★★★
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • The Wrestler ~ ★★★★★
  • Frost Nixon ~ ★★★★★
  • Network ~ ★★★★★
  • High & Low ~ ★★★★★
  • The Black Balloon ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Visitor ~ ★★★★☆
  • Milk ~ ★★★★☆
  • Slumdog Millionaire ~ ★★★★★
  • Dead Ringers ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Synecdoche, New York ~ ★★★★★
  • Let The Right One In ~ ★★★★★
  • Kenny ~
  • Happy Go Lucky ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Blindness ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Pool ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Son of Rambow ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Burn After Reading ~ ★★★★☆
  • Vicki Cristina Barcelona ~ ★★★★☆
  • Zhang Yimou's Open Ceremony Olympics, 2008 ~ ★★★★★
  • Blades of Glory ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • The Devil's Backbone ~ ★★★★☆
  • Batman: The Dark Knight ~ ★★★★☆
  • Wall-E ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Orphanage ~ ★★★★☆
  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days ~ ★★★★☆
  • Reprise ~ ★★★★☆
  • Holy Smoke ~ ★★★★★
  • Nowhere in Africa ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ironman ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • 2 Days in Paris ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Persepolis ~ ★★★★☆
  • Shirley Valentine ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Diving Bell & The Butterfly ~ ★★★★★
  • There Will Be Blood ~ ★★★★★
  • Cloverfield ~ ★★★☆☆1/2

2008 DOCUMENTARIES:

  • Cat Dancer ~ ★★★★☆
  • Billy The Kid ~ ★★★★☆
  • Bigger, Stronger, Faster ~ ★★★★☆
  • Religulous ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Young at Heart ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Monster Camp ~ ★★★★☆
  • Trouble the Water ~ ★★★★☆
  • Kickin It ~ ★★★★☆
  • La Corona ~
  • Thank You Mr President ~ ★★★★☆
  • Taxi to The Dark Side ~ ★★★★★
  • Joy Division ~ ★★★★☆
  • American Teen ~ ★★★★☆
  • 11th Hour ~ ★★★★☆
  • man on wire ~ ★★★★★
  • Zeitgeist: the movie ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • In the Shadow of The Moon ~ ★★★★☆
  • Herzog's: Antarctica: Encounters at The End of the World ~ ★★★★☆
  • Heavy Metal Parking Lot ~ ★★★★★
  • Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson ~ ★★★★☆
  • Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ~ ★★★★☆
  • War Dance ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Business of Being Born ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Devil Came on Horseback ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Real Dirt on Farmer John ~ ★★★★☆
  • U2 3D ~ ★★★★☆
  • Confessions of a Super Hero ~ ★★★★☆
  • Show Business: The Road to Broadway ~ ★★★★☆
  • No End In Sight ~ ★★★★☆
  • Grey Gardens ~ ★★★★☆

2007 FILMS:

  • Running Down a Dream ~ ★★★★★
  • The Savages ~ ★★★★☆
  • Ratatouille ~ ★★★★☆
  • Juno ~ ★★★★☆
  • Small Town Gay Bar ~ ★★★★☆
  • This is England ~ ★★★★☆
  • I am Legend ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Before the Devil Knows Your Dead ~ ★★★★☆
  • American Gangster ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • No Country for Old Men ~ ★★★★☆
  • No Direction Home ~ ★★★★★
  • Bug ~ ★★★★☆
  • Crazy Love ~ ★★★★☆
  • Man Push Cart ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Control ~ ★★★★☆
  • Camp Hollywood ~ ★★★★☆
  • Into the Wild ~ ★★★★★
  • Year of the Dog ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Jonestown: the Life and Death of Peoples Temple ~ ★★★★★
  • The King of Kong ~ ★★★★★
  • Rocket Science ~ ★★★★☆
  • Pope of Greenwich Village ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Black Snake Moan ~ ★★★★☆
  • Magdalene Sisters ~ ★★★★☆
  • Fur: an Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus -~ ★★★★☆
  • The Painted Veil ~ ★★★★★
  • The Fountain ~ ★★★★☆
  • Skeleton Key ~ ★★★★☆
  • Sicko ~ ★★★★☆
  • Manufactured Landscapes ~ ★★★★☆
  • Deliver us from Evil ~ ★★★★☆
  • The History of Rock and Roll ~ ★★★★★
  • Knocked Up ~ ★★★★☆
  • Once ~ ★★★★☆
  • Away from Her ~ ★★★★☆
  • Shut Up & Sing ~ ★★★★☆
  • Shortbus ~ ★★★★☆
  • Air Guitar Nation ~ ★★★★☆
  • Gimme Shelter ~ ★★★★☆
  • Jesus Camp ~ ★★★★☆
  • 300 ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • The Host ~ ★★★★☆
  • Zodiac ~ ★★★★☆
  • Road to Guantanamo ~ ★★★★☆
  • Devil & Daniel Johnston ~ ★★★★☆
  • Last King of Scotland ~ ★★★★★
  • God Grew Tired of Us ~ ★★★★☆
  • Fearless Freaks ~ ★★★★☆
  • Notes on a Scandal ~ ★★★★★
  • Stranger than Fiction ~ ★★★★☆
  • Pan's Labyrinth ~ ★★★★☆
  • Children of Men ~ ★★★★☆
  • Pursuit of Happyness ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Origin of Aids ~ ★★★★☆
  • Puffy Chair -~ ★★★★☆
  • Volver ~ ★★★★☆
  • Borat ~ ★★★★★
  • The Departed ~ ★★★★☆
  • Little Children ~ ★★★★★
  • American Hardcore ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Follow my Voice ~ ★★★★☆
  • Unknown White Male ~ ★★★★☆
  • Quinceañera ~ ★★★★☆
  • Half Nelson ~ ★★★★☆
  • Superman Returns ~ ★★★★☆
  • Little Miss Sunshine ~ ★★★★☆
  • Illusionist ~ ★★★★☆
  • One Bright Shining Moment ~ ★★★★☆
  • Emmanuel's Gift ~ ★★★★☆
  • The Way We Were ~ ★★★★☆
  • 24 Hours on Craigslist ~ ★★★★☆
  • Harlan County USA ~ ★★★★☆
  • New York Doll ~ ★★★★★
  • Easy Rider ~ ★★★★★
  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Neil Young: Heart of Gold ~ ★★★★☆
  • Stevie ~ ★★★★☆
  • Duran Duran: Sing Blue Silver ~ ★★★★★
  • Fat Girl ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Hearts and Minds ~ ★★★☆☆
  • Saved ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
  • Why We Fight ~ ★★★★☆
  • Once in a Lifetime: New York Cosmos ~ ★★★★☆
  • Prairie Home Companion ~ ★★☆☆☆
  • Brick ~ ★★★★☆
  • Wordplay ~ ★★★★☆
  • Inconvenient Truth ~ ★★★★☆
  • Who Killed the Electric Car ~ ★★★★☆
  • 14 Million Voices ~ ★★★★☆
  • Munich ~ ★★★★☆
  • Thank You For Smoking ~ ★★★☆☆
  • I Am a Sex Addict ~ ★★★★☆
  • Belle De Jour ~ ★★★★☆
  • Constant Gardener ~ ★★★★☆
  • United 93 ~ ★★★★☆
  • Friends With Money ~ ★★★★☆
  • Wicker Man (1970s) ~ ★★★★☆
  • Mission Impossible ★★★☆☆
  • Bringing Down The House ~ ★★★☆☆1/2
jan 2 2012 ∞
oct 20 2017 +