Jay

based on enjoyment :-)
well I just really like watching films! :-)

Favorite films

  • Kung Fu Panda 2
  • Ratatouille
  • The Little Prince
  • The Matrix

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  • We're the Millers

    ★★

  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

    ★★★

  • No Time to Die

    ★★★½

  • Despicable Me

    ★★½

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  • The Matrix Reloaded

    The Matrix Reloaded

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    the thing about both of these films is that I 100% understand why someone wouldn’t like them. and I especially understand why a great many people view the sequels in particular as disappointments.

    but like. at same time, i genuinely (unfortunately) think that I would defend these films with my life

    what can I say about them that hasn’t already been said? the orgy/dance scene’s rapturous celebration of humanity, of love, of life, of the choice to live. the comparison…

  • Revolutionary Girl Utena

    Revolutionary Girl Utena

    ★★★★★

    revolutionary girl utena was like ‘you WILL feel every emotion at once while experiencing one of the most cathartic deconstructions of gender roles and patriarchal systems of control and abuse ever made alongside some of the most intricate and revolutionary depictions of love and relationships in anime’

    and I was like ‘yeah’ and went away and thought about nothing else for a year!!!!

    🤝

    someday, together, we’ll shine.

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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    god I hate that this film is so polarising. It’s a heavily flawed film with some fantastic scenes and great concepts which are well-executed about 50% of the time. that’s all it is. PLEASE stop going on about it as either a colossal failure or the ‘best star wars film’ (????). it’s just a flawed film. rian johnson is a great director with other near-masterpieces for film twitter to gush about so PLEASE stop going on about this film. also…

  • Kung Fu Panda 2

    Kung Fu Panda 2

    ★★★★½

    masterpiece. genuinely feel bad not giving it 5 stars but the pacing is a little off for me at times. still, absolutely astonishingly good film.