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  • Titanic
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Her

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  • Rebirth of Mothra

    ★★★½

  • Spring

    ★★★★

  • Hustlers

    ★★★★

  • Phantom Thread

    ★★★★

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  • Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts

    Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts

    ★★★

    I don't know. As a kid who grew up as a HP mega fan, there was not a whole lot of new material here honestly, and so much was just generic fan service and a rehashing of the films themselves. But Helena Bonham Carter almost saves the entire thing, there are some genuinely touching moments (particularly towards the end and during the in memoriam section), and I enjoyed trying to read into some the subtext and things left unspoken/actors who…

  • Annette

    Annette

    ★★★

    Annette proving once and for all that I will form a mothering bond with literally any horrifying thing I set my eyes upon.

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  • Her

    Her

    ★★★★½

    My husband's first comments were that he would leave me for an OS. But only for a little while.

    There's a lot going on in this movie. I feel like I need to watch it about 5 more times before I really can say anything intelligent about it, but first impressions (and my impression the next morning) are extremely positive. An emotionally and philosophically rich, soft, engaging, and surprisingly very funny film. I definitely agree that Kaufman has left his…

  • Obvious Child

    Obvious Child

    The worst part about this movie is that I wanted it to work. Yes, I want more female led films, particularly comedies. Yes, I want more films that tackle taboo subjects like abortion. But we can do so much better than this.

    I'll get my movie comparisons out of the way now. Yes, this reminded me of both Frances Ha and Girls, and particularly played upon the aspects of both of those that I dislike. I just don't relate to…