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  • Parasite

    Parasite

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    "All you'll have to do...is walk up the stairs."

    I haven't been this physically ravaged by a film in a long, long time. Bong Joon-Ho's masterpiece Parasite is top-tier cinema, a brilliant sociopolitical thriller that strands two families on the battlefield of the economic spectrum and leaves both sides grappling for the solid structure of balance. It's got a script that's as gut-wrenching as it is downright hilarious at points, but the tonal shifts never come off as forced, only…

  • Song to Song

    Song to Song

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    β€œYou killed my love.”

    I am stunned. It’s near impossible for me to put into words the feverish haze that one will be blinded with when experiencing Terrence Malick’s divisive Song to Song, but then again, how can one possibly analyze a film this ever-reaching? Malick anchors a stunning portrait of eternal human connection; a deconstruction of our own emptiness and shattered dreams, and a reconstruction of fractured hopes paired with the desperate longing for some sort of lasting impact…

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  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

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    Every movie should include a pulsating score by Cliff Martinez featuring a heavy climactic track, you all know it's true. Also, am I the only one who finds it hilarious that Refn is color-blind?

  • Battle at Big Rock

    Battle at Big Rock

    AndrΓ© Holland. That’s it, that’s the review

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  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

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    β€œPut your disgusting dick away!”

    Ari Aster, you madman. This managed to be one of the funniest, most beautiful, lush, hazy, transcendent, vile, sickening, cringe-inducing, hallucinatory, disturbing, revolting, stomach-churning, nauseating, and yet also one of the most moving pieces of poetry I’ve ever seen. Pure perfection from beginning to end. Manages to be the perfect rom-com and the most mesmerizing horror film of the year. Balances tones oh so well. My god, this FUCKED. ME. UP. 

    Let the fire and smoke envelop you and they will set you free. 🌻🌸

  • The Lion King

    The Lion King

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    This film was never going to work for general audiences. Unlike most classic Disney films, you can’t really fuck around with The Lion King. It’s too classic a story, too treasured an icon. The sad thing is that everyone is getting mad for nothing. Because in all honesty, I like this much more than the original. In fact, I’d go so far as to say it’s better. That’s right, I said it. Everyone is afraid to admit it, but the…