Skip to main content

lolita (1962)

for any old movie this one's pretty great, in that it's entertaining, provocative, and earns its 2.5 hour runtime - but for a collaboration between nabokov and kubrick, I don't think it really lives up to its potential.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Soul (2020)

there's a lot to unpack here; this struck me as a unique and very psychedelic story, which I appreciated (and of course as a pixar feature it's very entertaining!), but I'm not sure if I trust (trust in a "keep your hands off my brain" kind of sense) the underlying metaphysical assumptions the narrative's plot implied. 

Lucy (2014)

Lucy is about doing a lot of drugs and becoming the singularity; watching it feels like doing it and doing it is what gets it done, so don't skip this late luc besson classic - and also don't mind the haters; they just don't understand his genius.