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  • Frances Ha

    Frances Ha

    ★★★★★

    “tell me the story of us.”

    so much love is formed just within the first two minutes of frances ha. it opens on frances & sophie play fighting; it’s childlike and free. frances is holding onto what is simple, a love based on something sweet. we see her head resting on sophie’s shoulder as they ride the subway, or a snapshot of both of them leaning their weight on a pole. frances describes how a meal she’s cooking turned out different…

  • Uncut Gems

    Uncut Gems

    ★★★★

    gonna pull a julia & get a tattoo that says “safdies” so everyone knows they own my ass

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  • The House That Jack Built

    The House That Jack Built

    ★★

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

    i am used to watching a film for riley keough and coming to terms with the fact that she’ll only have 10 minutes of screen time but what i did not anticipate was having to see her tits cut off in those 10 minutes

  • You Were Never Really Here

    You Were Never Really Here

    ★★★★

    sometimes it’s hard to measure a film until you have time to digest it. with lynne ramsay‘s work, often what you are left with are visuals - these images that become sealed off in your brain, and even more so in a film like this with so little dialogue. i’ve had almost two years to digest this film since i first saw it, but it still feels like it hasn’t fully settled with me. there are images from this that…

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  • 1917

    1917

    ★★★★

    benedict cumberbatch saying “hope is a dangerous thing” really threw me for a loop like damn ma, you listening to lana del rey before heading into battle??

  • Little Women

    Little Women

    ★★★★★

    it’s been discussed a lot how greta wrote the screenplay with lines overlapping and how there had to be a rhythm to it, but it also seemed as though the tender physical contact was constantly overlapping as well - hands intertwined, casual leaning on shoulders or laps, arms linked, faces being held between one hand or two. someone was always in contact with someone else, sometimes being passed between two people. the march family at the center of it all,…