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Law School Third Year

Trying to take myself less seriously.

Favorite films

  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Persona
  • Blue Velvet
  • Rear Window

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  • Firestarter

    ★★½

  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

    ★★★½

  • The Northman

    ★★★★

  • Stereo (Tile 3B of a CAEE Educational Mosaic)

    ★★

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  • Firestarter

    Firestarter

    ★★½

    This movie is really weirdly structured. Instead of three acts, it has two halves, one where father and daughter are on the run, and a second where they're in captivity. In the first half, we see flashbacks to before their life was upended by government agents, and I wonder if that wouldn't have just worked better as a first act, and then lead into them being on the run. Also, was all the dialogue in this film dubbed? It kind…

  • Stereo (Tile 3B of a CAEE Educational Mosaic)

    Stereo (Tile 3B of a CAEE Educational Mosaic)

    ★★

    BEAUTIFUL cinematography but mostly dry and dull. Very much feels like a debut, but still interesting Cronenberg already knew what themes he wanted to explore from here on out. Really only for completists. Reminds me a lot of Jarmusch's debut "Permanent Vacation," though I would much rather watch this again than that if forced to watch one.

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  • Lennon or McCartney

    Lennon or McCartney

    The Harrison people have the right idea.

  • From Russia with Love

    From Russia with Love

    ★★★★½

    Part 2 of the Bondathon!

    I believe this was the second Bond movie I saw, back in 2008. It was either this or Goldeneye. And while I loved Dr. No back then, I wasn't as into this one. Some have remarked that they can't see what kids would like about these early movies, and while I did like many of them, this was one that put me to sleep as a kid. It was slow, the action scenes were few…