L0ngu1

Miracle Mike is my primary guide. Sorry for my English.

Favorite films

  • I Hired a Contract Killer
  • Down by Law
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Fire Will Come

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  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★½

  • Bastards of Young

    ★★½

  • Licorice Pizza

    ★★★★½

  • Over the Edge

    ★★★★

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  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★½

    One of those films that builds a powerful stream of life out of delicacy and detail. The slow stare at this beautiful love reveals moments of authentic venusian enchant. So deep and spiritual as carnal and sensual. The use of lights is magnificent, the music is a key narrative element taht remark all the hurricane of emotions of this romantic lesbian tale. So real, so melancholic, so beautiful. Layered, poetic, symbolic and slow burned but intense. One of the most important films of the last decade.

  • Bastards of Young

    Bastards of Young

    ★★½

    I was a teenager in mid 2000s and I used to listen to some emo bands like Taking Back Sunday, Thursday or Brand New, so this doc brought to me a lot of nostalgic feelings.

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  • City of God

    City of God

    ★★★★★

    I can't count every single time someone has fervently recommended me to watch Cidade de Deus. "A masterpiece", "an incredible film", "What?! I can't believe you haven't seen it yet!" are some of the things I had to hear for the last 15 years. During all that time I have kept telling to myself that I had to watch that damn film, but for one reason or another, never found the proper occasion till today. And yes, they were right,…

  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★½

    La bella estate is a novel by Cesare Pavese, but could have been a good title for this film, too. Call me by your Name happens in a 'locus amoenus' somewhere in Northern Italy, an idilic space that works as the perfect scenery for this initiation summer love story. Elegantly sensual and also full of sensations and emotions, this bildungsroman is already a modern classic that picks a little bit of different disciplines (painting, sculpture, music, dance, literature...) to make…