kellie

kellie

Dog and movie lover . Favorite reading genre: cozy mystery

Favorite films

  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Up
  • The Apartment
  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

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  • La Vie en Rose

    ★★★

  • Julie & Julia

    ★★★★★

  • West Side Story

    ★★★★½

  • Glass Onion

    ★★★★

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  • La Vie en Rose

    La Vie en Rose

    ★★★

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

    A strong performance by Marion Cotillard and the young actresses playing the younger versions of Edith who are quite effective playing young Edith . The rest of the characters barely matter given how the story is structured. They don’t even stand out much for the most part. The half way point the film starts to drag and feels repetitive. I don’t feel much for example when Edith loses her great love. Overall I find the quieter moments of Marion’s performance…

  • Julie & Julia

    Julie & Julia

    ★★★★★

    Literally my comfort food of films ! 🎥🍩

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  • Past Lives

    Past Lives

    ★★★★★

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

    This film goes against the grain. Most films would have Nora making a different choice but that would mean changing her entire life. Hae Sung tells her it was the right choice for her.
    She tells him marriage is harder for someone as idealistic as he is. Will he marry his girlfriend?
    Arthur questions if he’s right or enough for Nora but doesn’t object to the childhood friends meeting. Nora feels her life is where it belongs. The men seem…

  • Barry Lyndon

    Barry Lyndon

    ★★

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

    Two stars because I did relish the downfall of Barry Lyndon or Redmond Barry or whatever he called himself.
    Technically superb but a main character I couldn’t care less about.

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