Lauren M. Silverman

Lauren M. Silverman

Cinema student from NYC. Yay!

Favorite films

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Midnight Mass

Recent activity

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  • Pather Panchali

  • Ordinary People

  • Verbatim

  • The Little Deputy

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  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★½

    Visually stunning, amazing soundtrack, absolutely gorgeous character design. I am appreciative of the extra time taken to get the audience involved in the story—so i honestly didn't mind the abundance of exposition in the dialogue because it WORKED! I understood pretty much everything that was going on, which sounds silly to even say, but so many movies try to keep audiences completely confused on purpose to show them how complex and cool a story is and it almost never works…

  • Little Big Man

    Little Big Man

    ★★★★

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

    You know, this movie is hard to write about because I get it, but can’t really find the words to show how I get it. Does that make sense? I dunno. Anyway, I love how this movie explores lots of different issues at once—indigenous peoples’ land and gender roles, to name a few. Of course, the “human beings” motif is a big takeaway. 

    I can’t say all the humor was my cup of tea, but it worked regardless in the…