Eva has written 3 reviews for films rated ★★★★ during 2021.

  • Ben & Arthur

    Ben & Arthur

    ★★★★

    the first truly great film of gay cinema?

  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch

    Halloween III: Season of the Witch

    ★★★★

    bleak shit! what if there was a capital-driven, family-endorsed plan to sacrifice children to some unnameable, inescapable, quasi-esoteric techno-conservative bloodlust ("part of our world, our craft, a way of controlling our environment"), to have them rot right before your eyes! what if! imagine it! wouldn't that be fucking scary !

  • Memories of Matsuko

    Memories of Matsuko

    ★★★★

    sugary in the purest sense, tilting between pleasurable and nauseating, over-aestheticized to such a degree that signifiers perform a full 360-degree rotation from meaningful to meaningless and back again in mid-air. devotion and abuse, exile and new homes, sanctified, saintly pain and a qualified-false-note saccharine ending (after all, she died alone), but other than that there are surprisingly few missteps. forgive me for being born. god forgives those who found no forgiveness in life (who forgave others unquestioningly). our lives end so many times before they end. again, i was singing