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  • Paris, Texas
  • Seven Beauties
  • Exiled
  • Autumn Sonata

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  • Angel's Egg

  • The Night of the Hunter

    ★★★★½

  • The American Friend

    ★★★★★

  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    ★★★★★

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  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    ★★★★★

    “okay christina, you choose the movie tonigh-“

    SAY LESS! we’re watching lady vengeance.

  • Alice in the Cities

    Alice in the Cities

    ★★★★★

    “that's why you always need proof, proof you still exist.”

    prior to capturing ‘merica in all her lonely glory, wim wenders opted for the narrative freedom rooted in road pictures. the first to blossom is alice in the cities, a wanderlust reverie and introspection following beings and landscapes lost in translation, caught in the undertow of rapid commercialization. the german maestro encompasses the roving spirit by filling cultural void with americanism, american music, cities, technology—blaring foreignness in place of lost…

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  • Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41

    Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41

    ★★★½

    the sequel: matsu unchained

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    ★★★★½

    crouching tiger, hidden dragon—man, it feels SO GOOD to finally cross this off my list! superlative storytelling laid bare, feasting on the luscious enchantment captured by peter pau’s award-winning lens. tragic love and duty ricocheted off gōngfu galore, ang lee’s songs of swordplay pits personal freedom (western values) against societal honor (eastern tradition). scintillating wuxia poetry adorns every frame, transcending a thousand words with each stride (like hello bamboo scene!!). incarnating the soulful motions of strength and sorrow, legacy and…

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