• The Art of Self-Defense

    The Art of Self-Defense

    i’m coming back to letterboxd to say THIS WAS FUCKING DELIGHTFUL

  • The Edge of Seventeen

    The Edge of Seventeen

    i don’t know what was going on in me ~hormonally~ while i was watching this but i sobbed my way through it. had a similar effect on me as EIGHTH GRADE did, but for age seventeen...which, god, was rough. and i realize now that i’ve kinda really suppressed that, which made this particularly triggering lol

  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?

    Can You Ever Forgive Me?

    ★★★★½

    "if i had put in my work, then i would have been opening myself up to criticism. and i'm too much of a coward to do that."

    god i f*cking loved this. it indulged my fascination with 90's new york, literary elites, and #scamming, while also setting off the full-fledged terror i have always held of the writing world. i don't want to say i necessarily relate to lee israel in any specific way, but i think that the ambivalence…

  • Cold War

    Cold War

    ★★★★

    typing this up hastily while shivering in the movie theater parking lot before making the trek home

    i first saw the trailer for this who-knows-how-long ago, and i remember a couple things: a) i fully thought joanna kulig was kate mckinnon for the first 30 seconds and b) that SONG she sings was so enchanting that i would just watch the trailer over a bunch of times because of how charming i found it

    so you can bet i was…

  • On the Basis of Sex

    On the Basis of Sex

    ★★

    armie hammer just plays armie hammer guest starring in a bunch of different movies. can’t say i’m not attracted though 


    the dialogue in this was so bafflingly awkward
    at one point someone said “no way jose” like that was part of the script

  • A Star Is Born

    A Star Is Born

    ★★★

    why do you look so good in those jeans / why’d you come around me with an ass like that

  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★★

    i checked the corners of my ceiling for toni collette before i went to bed for a month.

  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    i wonder what it would be like if this came out while i was in high school

  • mid90s

    mid90s

    saw this followed by a q&a with jonah + cast. very sweet LA moment i think

  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    the way dr. klemperer says “sara”

  • Beautiful Boy

    Beautiful Boy

    ★★★½

    timothee and those little kids.....that sh!t hurted

  • Eighth Grade

    Eighth Grade

    ★★★★★

    held off on watching this for a long time because i didn’t know if i could handle it; i was right, i had to pause during the campfire scene/conversation with dad. had me weeping so hard i couldn’t breathe haha