Black Comedy

The Lobster

The Lobster

Look, I knew The Lobster was going to be a weird hang. I knew it the second I saw that crumb catcher gracing the upper lip of an oddly squishy Colin Farrell on ...
Fargo Season 2

Fargo: Season 2

Season one of Fargo, the series based on the Coen Brothers' movie of the same name, kind of followed a lot of the same plot points and a lot of the same beats. ...
Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass

Rating:  Having seen this film and Scott Pilgrim right around the same time, I couldn't help but come away from this one disappointed. This plot make...
A Serious Man

A Serious Man

Rating:  Finally. Finally the Coen Brothers getting back to what they do best--a symbolic, intellectual movie that is both entertaining and utterly d...
In Bruges

In Bruges

Rating:  If they gave Academy Awards to eyebrows, Colin Ferrell's would win hands down. Unfortunately the rest of him can't really act for shit, but ...
The Matador

The Matador

Rating:  This movie felt oddly insular. I don't know if it was the foreign locations or the sound production or something, but it felt as though the ...
Running With Scissors

Running With Scissors

RRating:  This book is a tough act to follow. Burroughs, and his absolutely insane life growing up, was a totally engrossing read. It was like The Spri...
Nurse Betty

Nurse Betty

Rating:  This thing had amateur written all over it. That's a shame considering this movie starred the very talented Morgan Freeman and the surprisin...
American Psycho

American Psycho

Rating:  Nothing used to make me laugh more in college than drunken group-readings of Brett Easton Ellis' American Psycho. The man writes like a retard...
Breakfast of Champions

Breakfast of Champions

Repeat after me: I will never, I repeat never, try to make another movie out of a Kurt Vonnegut book as long as we all shall live. That should be the oath that ...