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  • Spirited Away

    Spirited Away

    ★★★★★

    Yubaba: the boy with the cold harsh cash is always customer, right?
    'cos we are living in a material world

    Chihiro: and I'm a human girl

    Now that I've butchered that Madonna song whose words I had to look up because I only knew two lines, we can move on.

    The number of times my head went 'aww cute' in a Jonathan Van Ness voice is astonishing. But honestly, this film is so beautiful, both visually and storyline-wise.

    Chihiro, and…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    Gotta love a post-apocalyptic film where the characters literally bring a guitarist to soundtrack their fight / chase scenes

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  • Amadeus

    Amadeus

    ★★★★★

    Maaann, the man was non-stop!!

    The poster makes so much sense now, and, just like the film, it is genius. Having the story told by an unreliable narrator frees the creators from the burden of being historically accurate, and the audience from being critical or mindful about discerning facts from fiction. The latter is left to enjoy and immerse themselves in Abraham's Salieri's compelling account of the events that transpired — the rise and tragic demise of Mozart. The truth,…

  • Captain Marvel

    Captain Marvel

    ★★★

    The first half literally almost put me to sleep. I really didn't care for it, other than when Jude Law said something like 'I want you to be the best version of yourself' and my mind immediately went "What if this is the best version of me?" because obviously. But oh boy are the moments after mar-vell is revealed & Brie Larson goes full Captain Marvel powerful as hell!!

    I also liked how there wasn't any unnecessary romantic subplot, and that we instead got camaraderie and friendship that develops between her and Fury.

    The cat was cuuute!