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  • Titanic

    Titanic

    ★★★★★

    Titanic has always held a special place in my heart and of all my favourite movies it's the one I've had the longest history with. The first time I watched the movie, or rather parts of it, must have been in the early 2000s when I visited some relatives for Christmas and my cousin and I got bored and when we turned on the TV the ship just started to sink, which was pretty scary back then. A few years…

  • Stoker

    Stoker

    ★★★★★

    When it comes to Stoker there's a lot to talk about and to analyse, be it in relation to Park's other movies or on its own but ultimately that one thing that stood out for me the most – what makes it so special for me – among the many things I like about the movie is the piano scene. While rewatching Stoker I wonder every time if the scene is really as intense as I remember it to be…

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  • Tokyo Vampire Hotel

    Tokyo Vampire Hotel

    ★★★★★

    A few days ago I was complaining about how long it's been since horror truly excited me and then I started watching Tokyo Vampire Hotel and immediately fell in love with it. I've honestly never seen anything that checked off so many of my interests, it's like Sion Sono read my mind and made this show specifically for me.

    Tokyo Vampire Hotel is about two vampire clans fighting over a girl who drank Dracula's blood at the dawn of the…

  • Loro

    Loro

    ★½

    To be honest, I'm not really sure what to do with this movie. In general I do like Sorrentino's style – although I couldn't tell you a single thing that happened in any of his movies because none of them left more than a fleeting impression – but here it is the main reason why I'm having a hard time to understand what he's trying to say – or if he even wants to make a point.

    There are maybe…

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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    Isabelle Huppert did not come all the way from France to see Suicide Squad win an Oscar.

  • mother!

    mother!

    ½

    At first I thought about writing BULLSHIT a hundred times but then I realised that I'm way too angry to not talk about Mother!.

    In hindsight that damn exclamation mark and the way it appeared on screen should have been a warning sign. The way the title - and with it the exclamation mark is sitting there between two of the worst moments of the movie bothers me even more now than I did while watching it. Throughout the movie…