Every Film I Saw in 2021 Ranked: Quick Takes
1. Blue Bayou-Filmed, directed, and starring South Korean Justin Chon, the story of a Korean immigrant born and raised in Louisiana facing deportation is difficult with glimmering vestiges of human triumph. I was floored by the sentiment.
2. House of Gucci-Very Shakespearean in all its delicious tragedy and back-stabbing. These people were larger than life and the story takes on that grandeur.
3. West Side Story-The degree of difficulty to adapt a classic and make it your own is high, so many great decisions went to make a…