3,000th film! Congratulate me accordingly with cartoon speech bubbles!
I don't know if this happens to anyone else but sometimes I get depressed over weird things. Specifically regarding this review, I'll think about history or I'll read about cultures of the past and the fact of just how cruel, life and humanity can be sinks into me. You can look at modern cultures and see how women are treated, or how people of another faith are discriminated, but of course worse things can happen and have happened. Mass genocides…
One of my first Fellini films I've ever seen is one of my favorites to this day! This was made before Fellini's dream-like style was used more often, but even when they aren't doing that his films still pull at your heartstrings and give you a joyful experience.
One thing I have in common with Fellini is we're both crazy about Charlie Chaplin and you can find a lot of his influence in Fellini's early period of filmmaking. But I…
Extended Edition Released on Criterion Collection:
Despite already loving this film, after watching the extended version I can confidently say that "The Tree of Life" is the best film of the decade. This is peak cinema, we have not been blessed with an experience this entrancing and this powerful since 2001: A Space Odyssey! Terrence Malick is a visionary containing poetic depth in each one of his shots, on top of them already being captivating. Every frame is stunning and…