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  • Eraserhead
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Phantom Thread
  • No Country for Old Men

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  • Malignant

    ★★★½

  • Patlabor 2: The Movie

    ★★★½

  • Dirty Work

    ★★★

  • Lupin the Third: Green vs Red

    ★★★½

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  • Malignant

    Malignant

    ★★★½

    So glad James Wan is out here fully leaning into camp. Sometimes for the worse but mostly for the better.

  • Patlabor 2: The Movie

    Patlabor 2: The Movie

    ★★★½

    By far the strongest entry I've come across in the series. Abandons the jingoism of the franchise up to this point for a more thought provoking meditation on the use of force to maintain peace. Beautiful montages and atmosphere. At times the film is not afraid to live in a dreamy, uncertain state driven by strong imagery and a beautiful ethereal soundtrack, which makes it that much more of a shame how many dialogue scenes feature characters spouting exposition or waxing poetic (though the Sorkin walk-and-talk has never had such gorgeously animated lighting).

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  • A Christmas Prince

    A Christmas Prince

    ½

    I crave pain and suffering, that’s why I watch these things

  • Landline

    Landline

    ½

    At one point in this movie, while one character engages in a quirky bid to win back their lost lover, the lover says "you think you're being cute, but you're just being a fucking asshole." Someone really should have said this to the screenwriters at some point because this is some real real bad indie bullshit.

    Indie quirk and references to 90's shit take the place of any substance. I can't even say that the performances from a cast I…