Tim Tan Huynh

Movies category

Reprising Inside Llewyn Davis

  • 24 Dec 2020
  • The journey resonates as much now as it had six years ago, but these days, I tend to focus more on its production and performances.

The Big Lebowski

  • 29 Jun 2020
  • This movie has a cult following, both figuratively and literally. I'm not going to become a full-fledged Dudeist, but I have enjoyed watching the Dude's misadventure.

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

  • 3 Jun 2020
  • This 1964 movie directed by Jacques Demy is sung entirely in French, but its appeal is universal.

Lonely Hearts Club 2020

  • 18 Feb 2020
  • Some unexpected, and mostly positive, things in the world of entertainment have made this Valentine's Day weekend somewhat noteworthy.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

  • 1 Sep 2019
  • Quentin Tarantino's latest movie is the film equivalent of Don MacLean's "American Pie." It revolves around a well-known and tragic event that, in the eyes of the creator, has marked the end of a special era.

Miracle

  • 9 Feb 2018
  • I don't like the sentimentality, but I do like the authenticity in this movie about a beloved moment in American sports history.

Ghost World

  • 30 Dec 2016
  • This early-2000s indie movie is an adaptation of a late-1990s graphic novel that has a timeless story about teen angst and tenuous friendship.

Toy Story

  • 23 Nov 2016
  • This classic and historic animated movie has forever changed its industry.

Aliens and Terminator 2: Judgement Day

  • 1 Nov 2016
  • These beloved sci-fi movies combine action and suspense. They also work as horror movies: the basis of each story is the protagonists' isolated struggle to survive against now-iconic monsters.

Chi-Raq

  • 20 Sep 2016
  • This modern re-imagining of a classical play is disappointing, but its subject matter is topical and thought-provoking.