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  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

    Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

    ★★★★

    my favourite movie-going experience was when i first saw this movie in a theatre full of gay people and middle-aged women, and when cher’s foot coming out of the elicopted was shown everyone gasped so loudly you could actually hear the pearl-clutching shock

  • Mamma Mia!

    Mamma Mia!

    ★★★★

    the academy nominates meryl streep for anything but it didn’t for her rendition of the winner takes it all??? truly a disgrace

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  • A Secret Love

    A Secret Love

    ★★★★

    pat saying she would do this all again even though their lives were so hard and full of fear: THAT is love

  • On My Skin

    On My Skin

    ★★★★½

    75th Venice Film Festival - Orizzonti
     “Pain is treacherous: it comes out slowly”
    (“Il dolore è traditore: esce fuori piano piano”)


    I was 11 years old when Stefano Cucchi’s story was covered by the news here in Italy. As these things tend to go, for a while it was huge, there was a police investigation, it was broadcasted and talked about, but it slowly disappeared. And now, 9 years later, Alessio Cremonini has brought it back in the best way…