Best of 2018 (highly subjective)

A ranking of the 84 movies I saw from 2018. Roma (Alfonso Cuaron) First Reformed (Paul Schrader) Burning (Lee Chang-dong) Eighth Grade (Bo Burnham) Cold War (Pawel Pawlikowski) First Man (Damien Chazelle) BlackKklansman (Spike Lee) Won't You Be My Neighbor? (Morgan Neville) Lean on Pete (Andrew Haigh) Support the Girls (Andrew Bujalski) Minding the Gap … Continue reading Best of 2018 (highly subjective)

Brewster McCloud (1970)

Directed by Robert Altman The dreamers don't win in Robert Altman's mind bending, logic-defying, establishment-challenging Brewster McCloud.  The slapstick story, complete with gags straight out of Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner (similar to Peter Bogdanovich's What's Up Doc?) combines farce with pathos.  It's the story of Brewster McCloud (Bud Cort), a lonely young man who doesn't … Continue reading Brewster McCloud (1970)