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Favorite films

  • Jackals and Arabs
  • Goodbye to Language

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  • Cycle

    ★★½

  • Grass Labyrinth

    ★★½

  • The Web

    ★★★

  • Dune

    ★★★½

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  • Anyone But You

    Anyone But You

    ★★

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  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

    ★★★★

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

    The primary criticism is valid — it is a film made entirely with the function of setting up another film. One that ends in prosperity, where post-revolution visions of a better world are actualised in fiction. Part 1 was always meant to exist as the forerunner to something greater, and yet in many ways it transcends this single purpose. While part 2 ends with overlooking a golden-green meadow marked with new life, part 1 ends with the thrashing of beaten…

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  • Swiss Army Man

    Swiss Army Man

    ★½

    predatory androcentric cinema disguised as an innocent love letter to social outcasts in which a human corpse is used as a vehicle for the coming onslaught of emotive incel rhetoric. cut off from the rest of the world, the perverse mind of the male millennial redditor runs free

    yet another bludgeon to the head of representation. touch starved 'nice guys' with main character syndrome kick their feet in the air as the credits roll whilst those who actually experience the…

  • Barbie

    Barbie

    ★½

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