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Favorite films

  • West Side Story
  • Some Like It Hot
  • Three Colours: Red
  • Amadeus

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  • Jurassic Park

    ★★★★★

  • Killers of the Flower Moon

    ★★★★

  • Tokyo Story

    ★★★★★

  • Legally Blonde

    ★★★★

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  • Tokyo Story

    Tokyo Story

    ★★★★★

    when people do pass, the least anyone can hope for is a reminder---an indication of when things are about to go from good to bad. i suppose among older people that sign grows more and more apparent; their skin sags, the hairs thinning, joints aching, the like. in the more historical sense, when major conflicts arise and ideologies clash, all that remains---at least in my experience---is the memory, the innocence before it all became too heavy to bear, too real.…

  • Saltburn

    Saltburn

    ★★★

    i think it’s a mistake to expect socially-relevant insight from a director like fennell (given her background); at the very least you can enjoy the performances and the scenery (which, two movies in, seems to be all that her discography is good for)!

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  • Oppenheimer

    Oppenheimer

    ★★★★½

    for what it’s worth: the visceral filmmaking, grand set pieces and enormous perspectives are what Nolan is really good at. sadly, the details tend to get lost in translation when you look at the bigger picture too much. a remarkable film, nonetheless — defined both by its chaos and stillness: in the desert, in the courtroom, in their labs.

  • Masculin Féminin

    Masculin Féminin

    ★★★★

    funny, witty, perhaps hits a little bit close to home