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  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

    Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

    ★★★★½

    agonising.  haunting.  daunting.  heartbreaking.  yet despite that, it’s still one of the greatest works of empathy ever made.  everything I expected and more.  it transcends time and space, relief and pain, life and death, heaven and hell.  it subverts every single thing you thought you knew about the twin peaks universe.  presents new ideas, buries old ones.  but at its core, it provides the audience with the onus of having to watch laura palmer’s slow yet forceful mental, physical and…

  • Blue Jay

    Blue Jay

    ★★★★

    soft, minimalist, quaint version of Before Sunset. with a quintessential mark duplass performance and sarah paulson at her peak.   less on the larger observations of life and instead focuses more on the little moments, of the past, of the present.  the experiences of two people we’ve never known, but ones we feel deeply.  

    we often underestimate how much somebody has impacted every aspect of our lives and vice versa, but nevertheless it’s always on the back of our…

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl

    ★★★★

    SCAVENGER HUNT #65 MOVIE #31 WATCH A FILM WITH TWINS IN IT

    fascinating.  is this a movie which plays into the deepest fears of anti-feminist rhetoric or is this a movie which deconstructs the very patriarchal myth that all women are innately good and cannot be capable of being calculated murderous sociopaths, while also challenging contemporary identity and the institutions in place surrounding us in life? or is it simply a casual display of marriage and power dynamics in their…

  • The Color of Pomegranates

    The Color of Pomegranates

    ★★

    martin scorsese once described this movie as “opening a door and walking into another dimension, where time has stopped and beauty has been unleashed”.  and i’d be hard pressed to disagree with in all honesty.  

    it’s a film with stunning shot compositions and constantly dazzling imagery.  the thing is though, none of the images really evoked anything within me outside of the fact that they were technically impressive.  nada.  none of the allegories, none of the symbolism, none of…

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  • The King of Staten Island

    The King of Staten Island

    judd apatow you do NOT need to make a HUNDRED AND THIRTY SIX MINUTE FILM ABOUT PETE DAVIDSON.  MAKE SHORTER FILMS ABOUT COOLER PEOPLE!!!! thanks

  • Hillary

    Hillary

    ½

    white woman extinction button