DanielSegal

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up

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Favorite films

  • Pulp Fiction
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • The Shining
  • Audition

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  • The Northman

    ★★★½

  • 8 Mile

    ★★★

  • Decalogue X

    ★★★★

  • Decalogue IX

    ★★★★

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  • The Northman

    The Northman

    ★★★½

    Kindness for your kin, or hate for your enemies 

    Good to see how Eggers is becoming a director who increasingly knows how to make good use of his enormous ambition. In his third film, probably the most direct in terms of dialogue and script progression, where the plot moves to a place known to most of the public, precisely because it is the tale that gave rise to Hamlet, Shakespeare's eternal classic, which remains The highlight is the setting and…

  • 8 Mile

    8 Mile

    ★★★

    Snap back to reality, Oh there goes gravity
    Oh, there goes Rabbit,


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    The film works well as a drama, even though it's clear, from the very beginning, that it is, in fact, a homage, following the classic linear line of the "mud to success" journey. The direction doesn't try to sanitize Eminem's story of struggle and suffering. He takes a beating, is betrayed, runs…

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  • Soul

    Soul

    ★★★★½

                                Life is the purpose 



    A journey through the human psyche, our yearnings, anxieties, our deepest and darkest fears and the purposes of life. Add to that the theme of life after death, culturally different within each type of society and always discussed with caution and the mission of each one in the universe. All of this in a cinematographic style that keeps Pixar at the highest level:…

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange

    ★★★★★

    What a glorious feeling,
    And I'm happy again.

    In one of the most important works of the seventh art, Kubrick manages to provoke entire generations, even today, putting his finger on the wound of a society that contemplates, naturalizes and trivializes violence.

    If there is a possible genre to describe perhaps the greatest film director of all time ,would be a fetishist art, which is meticulously attached to details and metrics, where everything fits together as if it were theatricalized.…