Thursday, May 28, 2015

Modern Family: Season 6

"Connection Lost" is one of their best episodes ever, proving they have not jumped the shark.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Tim's Vermeer

I'm certainly convinced. Do people really think it makes Vermeer any less of an artist?

Monday, May 25, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Ex Machina

And if the genders had been reversed? That would have a vastly different message.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 2

This time it was a freakin' ship instead of a plane. But at least MacLachlan was fun to watch.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Call the Midwife: Season 4

Well, finally, they add some scenes about prostitution (rampant in the East End in the 50s).

Monday, May 18, 2015

Avengers: Age of Ultron

My movie-going experience: I enjoyed it, but I guess the guy who snored through the final battle sequence sure didn't.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015

Like Stars on Earth

Everything in Bollywood is exactly twice as long as it should be: the scenes are, the songs are, the movies are. (Original title: Taare Zameen Par)

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Hannah Arendt

Having the ability to deftly step outside your own experience is likely the truest mark of intellect.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The Immigrant

Learning Polish should be commended. Too bad it was overshadowed by the banality of the filmmaking.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015


French films usually irritate me. Not French Canadian films, apparently.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

The Tale of Princess Kaguya

The moral being that life is to be lived? Or at least not squandered? (Original title: Kaguyahime no Monogatari)