Movie Review: Looper

A shorter version of this review first appeared on my Letterboxd. I cannot be expected to have no significant foreknowledge of any film involving Rian Johnson *and* Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Thus I’d read select reviews, seen the trailers, examined the posters and bylines, etc. I was excited, I had a grasp of the basic murder-for-hire-gets-confronted-by-time-traveling-older-self, yet … Continue reading

Movie Review: Burlesque

My one and only new year’s resolution is to watch more movies. In 2012 I saw plenty of TV shows, but watched shockingly few films, especially for someone who wants to make a living making films. What better/worse place to start than 2010’s Burlesque? For the first time I watched this stunningly . . . … Continue reading