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  • Alien

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  • Still Alice

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  • Christine

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  • Infinity Pool

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  • Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio

    Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio

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    The tenderness within PinocchioΒ kept me entranced for the runtime, but the addition of Italian fascism ran far too long for how elementary the critique was (which I imagine is just par for the children’s film course). The richest parts of the film would be the character design/animation and the depth with which it handles being alive; I was surprisingly moved by Pinocchio’s relationship with Death and its evolution.

  • Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical

    Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical

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    Just as heart-wrenching and healing as the original film, Matilda the Musical is the chicken soup for the soul the year needed. The emotional beats in such a fantastic film hinge on the sincerity of the cast and these performances are an electric display: Lashana Lynch, especially, flaunts her versatility in her tearjerker/Straight-Man Miss Honey, grounding every scene against Alisha Weir and Emma Thompson.

    The film was my first interaction with Tim Minchin’s music; one of my favorite trends in…

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  • The Children's Hour

    The Children's Hour

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    - β€œGod will punish you.”
    - β€œHe’s doing all right.”

  • Moonstruck

    Moonstruck

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    - β€œYou waited for the right man the first time, why didn’t you wait for the right man again?”
    - β€œHe didn’t come!”
    - β€œI’m here!”
    - β€œYou’re late!”