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I'm Thinking of Ending Things 2020
Our realities are programmed to teach us about self-reliance, but the step to that is dependence, and we are held back by the depression of dependence when we realize we’re getting farther from being self-reliant and when we realize our mortality is inevitable and when we realize we are nothing more than what we are left with and have and finally when we realize one of us are to experience life and death first. We are preceded and succeeded. “We…
Phantom Thread 2017
“I'm certain I was never meant to marry. I'm a confirmed bachelor.”
Paul Thomas Anderson does it again for me, folks. Reynolds Woodcock’s, played by Daniel Day-Lewis, character arc with the help of a bit of a poisonous mushroom, transcends me beyond all words. Such an unlikable character to start, then a passion taken away by a patient chaser’s desires, otherwise known as Miss Alma Elson, played by Vicky Krieps, a former country restaurant waitress, makes all the change of…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
“no way noë its the bitch from Berlin *GASP*AR”
Sorry to Bother You 2018
A true masterpiece. Holy shit? Holy shit!
Every filmmaking medium utilized to its most purposeful role. At first, I was upset at the poor lip syncing but then the stop motion Worryfree movie and the equisapiens were off too and I begun to thinking like how intentional it was. The whole film was so fantastically thought provoking. Holy shit I’m sorry WAIT THE FUCK IM NOT, this was so legendary period. Not just every filmmaking medium was used so perfectly…
Licorice Pizza 2021
the running. the chasing. the running. the chasing.
the movement of bodies eventually meeting and falling in love.
and oh the 70s in the San Fernando Valley without the Priuses and Westfield Mall meetups and Citywalk & Castle Park days (this is more the Sherman Oaks rendition) - as an honorary valley girl from West LA I convince myself to actually be in love with the valley all over again.
Cooper Hoffman and Alana Haim are absolutely magical and I wish everyone to fall under the spell of this lovely movie.