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Favorite films

  • Stalker
  • The Spirit of the Beehive
  • Woman in the Dunes
  • The Thing

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  • Perfect Days

    ★★★★

  • The After

    ★★

  • Dune: Part Two

    ★★★½

  • Christ Stopped at Eboli

    ★★★★

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  • Perfect Days

    Perfect Days

    ★★★★

    I have to say it's been a while since I have seen a Wim Wenders film and honestly it feels like dawning on an old cap. It's snug tight and is just a comfortable fit with so many enjoyable adornments to it even though it is just a simple story that doesn't try to paint on material that is irrelevent but showcases a simple life of enjoyment and got me curious for the smaller details like who fills up the…

  • The After

    The After

    ★★

    At best this was a well done student short with David Oyelowo as always being a solid actor. A little heavy with not a great nuance and reminded me of an 80's Twilight episode where children found new parents called "Children's zoo" minus of course the gun violence in "The After" and not dealing with a gig economy with loss. I wish I could say this added something of dearth but really it is just a Oyelowo acting reel.

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  • Poor Things

    Poor Things

    ★★★★½

    Oh what a gem of a film this is. Yorgos just takes his stakes up higher in stylism and grandeur with this pastel de nata in film form. So much details and choices are made here that I found it hard to take it all in at once and can see repeat viewings being able to scrape off more info or add new questions and I for one am all here for it. Emma Stone balances her role a plumb…

  • Experiment in Terror

    Experiment in Terror

    ★★★

    So Blake Edwards really throws a lot of noir tricks on the screen in making this a stylish San Francisco 60's thriller plus Lee Remick(Kelly Sherwood) does a solid job conveying the fear to sell the tension and Henry "The Man"cini brings in a solid score but I don't know if I got the killers modus operandi. I mean he is very conflated of both evil and good. I kind of wish Kelly didn't have to rely on men to…