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  • Never Let Me Go
  • Carol
  • The Revenant
  • Amour

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  • The Iron Lady

    ★½

  • The Queen

    ★★½

  • The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes

    ½

  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★

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  • The Iron Lady

    The Iron Lady

    ★½

    Meryl Streep is remarkable. She deserved her Oscar.

  • The Queen

    The Queen

    ★★½

    A just fine movie. A little unremarkable as a whole, as is Mirren's performance in my opinion. Loved her acting in the last three minutes however, which was odd since it's a quiet conclusion to the film.

    Nothing to run home about.

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  • The Dig

    The Dig

    ★★★★½

    HOLY SHIT!

    I was not expecting to adore this so much. Nor was I expecting my entire family to be watery eyed as it ended. Carey Mulligan is Oscar worthy in an incredibly nuanced and quiet role.


    The cinematography was beautiful.

  • The Revenant

    The Revenant

    ★★★★★

    Okay let me write some oversharing paragraphs that nobody should care about:

    I saw this in 2016 with my mother during a rainstorm in a shitty cinema in rural Ireland. The entirety of the film is incredibly weather-beaten, so that whole viewing experience felt visceral (I just learned what the word visceral meant). 

    Two large themes of the film are grief and loss - a man’s son is brutally murdered and he sets out on an odyssey-like journey for revenge.…