Ash

ratings don’t mean shit, man
it’s just a bunch of stars…
anyways, i love the movies.

Favorite films

  • Until the End of the World
  • The Big Chill
  • Elizabethtown
  • The Parallax View

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  • Kaithi

    ★★

  • Nimirndhu Nil

    ★½

  • Scary Movie

    ★★★½

  • Pain & Gain

    ★★★½

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  • The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life

    ★★★★★

    “I will be true to you. Whatever comes.”

    Scenes of an existence, singular, and yet far beyond that of a single life. Life passing by in distinctly fractured moments; precious, sharp, fragile, like glass, broken into non-linearity.

    Existence compiled into minutes - the universe and its creation, humanity’s germination, the will and consequence of our actions, and in all these predicaments the way of grace, kindness, compassion, a river in constant rift and conflict with the way of nature: harsh,…

  • Taste of Cherry

    Taste of Cherry

    ★★★★★

    The contemplation between life and death is one I’ve always questioned myself; one I’ve personally considered, many times. I’ve always seen it as an easy escape, a quick solution to all my problems; problems I’d only really have if I remained alive (which I have and will try to).

    There was always this question of wether I should take that quick route. Wether it would solve things for anyone, besides myself (quite obviously due to my non-existence if I’d gone…

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  • Scary Movie

    Scary Movie

    ★★★½

    “So what you doin', son?”
    “Nothin'. Just chillin', killin'.”

  • Walking and Talking

    Walking and Talking

    ★★★★

    Holofcener’s writing and directorial debut is certainly impressive. Especially 90s but so distinctly fresh in adding its own modern voice to the traditional small-scale New York film. Catherine Keener, in her first of many frequent Holofcener collaborations, is exquisite as the dynamic lead of Holofcener’s debut, and I fear, far too resonant in her anxious and insecure nuances as she deals with issues of dependency and romance and, to an extent, loneliness. Heche, Schreiber, and Field (yes, the pretty wonderful…

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