If I were able to give the awards myself.

Best Actor in a Leading Role

  • Bad Education — Hugh Jackman
  • Da 5 Bloods — Delroy Lindo
  • The Nest — Jude Law
  • Sound of Metal — Riz Ahmed

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Earlier this year, I did something that I never thought I would ever do: turn down the opportunity to see a Christopher Nolan film in theatres. One of my friends rented a theatre and invited me to join him and a few other friends to watch Tenet, the film that…

Yeah this is my header photo even though I haven’t finished the series yet. What are you going to do? Sue me?

I had a surprising amount of time to watch TV in the first 8 months of the year, and then suddenly I had no time, which is why a lot of the series listed were from earlier this year. …

Listed in order from least favorite to most.

9. Interstellar

It is the largest Christopher Nolan film in terms of size, its desperate thematic grasp and definitely in terms of how much of the universe is explored, yet it never worked for me as much as his other films. I…

Runner-Ups (no particular order): Guardians of the Galaxy; Call Me By Your Name; Room; Can You Ever Forgive Me?; The Lego Movie; Elle; The Handmaiden; Raw; Toni Erdmann; The Dark Knight Rises; Silver Linings Playbook; Jackie

20. Whiplash

Damien Chazelle (La La Land; First Man) has been one of this…

Here are some cool flicks.

Runner-Ups: 1917; Hustlers; El Camino; The Report; Blinded by the Light; Shazam!; Anima; Rocketman; Ad Astra; Once Upon a Time In…Hollywood; Dolemite is My Name

20. Wild Rose

A decade ago, this film would’ve been an indie breakout — an earnest crowd-pleaser about fighting for…

That Golden Age, eh?

Runner-Ups (no particular order): Rick & Morty; Killing Eve; Parks and Recreation; Mr. Robot; Dear White People; Last Week Tonight with John Oliver; Atlanta; Russian Doll; The People V. OJ Simpson; The Leftovers

10. Catastrophe

In a decade where drama and comedy were blended more, no…

Justin Horowitz

I write movie reviews because I like sounding like a Rotten Tomatoes status. Also I write scripts and try to make films. This is one of them: https://vimeo.com/

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