Dominic Toretto is an autistic hero, a generational talent for the community. still makes me feel everything.
not quite as good as Bloodsport. instead of the training montages invoking a sense of an elusive transcendental connection between the spirit and the flesh, or being so extensively devoted to process that they’re physically fascinating, they instead occasionally drag and get filtered through unnecessary moments of comedy. but while Bloodsport’s focus is on using violence to achieve something beyond the flesh, Kickboxer is intrinsically focused on the power and limitations of the body. permanently damaged spinal cords, tearing muscles,…
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ah yes this movie about privileged rich kids dealing with their meaningless shallow problems like the lingering trauma of childhhood sexual abuse, dealing with grief over your best friend's suicide, being openly gay and receiving brutal homophobia and dismissal from the man you love, being cheated on and abandoned in relationships and dealing with depression and crippling social anxieties by making connections and bonding with people, to find some form of solace and beauty in a world filled with such…
Hamilton is a play without characters. it exists as the laziest form of writing, every song exists as a statement, a declaration of what the character represents and what ideology you’re supposed to buy into without question. Alexander Hamilton as written and performed by Lin Manuel Miranda is the personification of all that’s good in this world, a significant display of narcissism that is impossible to separate from his personal faux neo-liberalism in reality. Hamilton is the coolest of all…