Daniel Earney

Daniel Earney

I suspect my ratings skew higher than normal because I know how hard it is to make these goddamn things.

Favorite films

  • Donnie Darko
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Floating Weeds
  • No Country for Old Men

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  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl

    ★★★★½

  • The Eyes of Tammy Faye

    ★★★

  • The Electrical Life of Louis Wain

    ★★★

  • Mother/Android

    ★★½

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  • Mother/Android

    Mother/Android

    ★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Could have been so much better. The main characters felt lifeless and flat. They don’t especially like each other from the beginning, so why should we? They don’t do anything to earn our interest before shit goes haywire and they’re barely tolerable for the duration of the film.

    I both understood the world and didn’t get enough of it, mostly because it leans so heavily on post apocalyptic clichés.

    The opening scene almost ruins the rest of the film. It…

  • Don't Look Up

    Don't Look Up

    ★★★½

    I think I liked it because it’s basically Idiocracy with an asteroid, just less funny and directed by Adam McKay. Which may be redundant. So like if Armageddon and Idiocracy fucked, it’d be this movie.

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  • Krisha

    Krisha

    This is the second time I tried to watch this movie. The first time, I gave up after 10 minutes. I probably shouldn't have come back to finish it, but the new Waves trailer pissed me off so much that I had to figure out why the fuck they keep letting this guy make movies. It Comes at Night was a joke of a film, so I had to assume Krisha was actually just that good. Nope. I just didn't…

  • Her Smell

    Her Smell

    ★★

    Claustrophobic. Nauseating. Incoherent. Ridiculous. Boring.