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Favorite films

  • Wendy and Lucy
  • The Terminator
  • Stop Making Sense
  • The Birdcage

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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    ★★★★★

  • Dancer in the Dark

    ★★★★½

  • Speed Racer

    ★★★★★

  • Melancholia

    ★★★★½

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  • The Apartment

    The Apartment

    ★★★★★

    Works like nothing short of magic happening right before one's eyes. The Apartment constantly navigates its emotionally vulnerable moments alongside consistently funny and quippy writing and tone throughout.

    Although I have not seen an extended amount of Shirley MacLaine movies, the few that I have seen with her in them have proven to be some of the very craft of screen acting a new meaning. In her performance in Terms of Endearment, an absolute favorite of mine, her nuance, and…

  • Original Cast Album: Company

    Original Cast Album: Company

    ★★★★★

    I felt a strong impulse to watch this on the day that Sondheim died, something that I felt had perfectly encapsulated his beauty within something so effervescent and clear to anybody who watches it. Before describing the content of this movie particularly, its important to note how particularly impactful his death came about after seeing his presence everywhere within the past few years. From as something as minor as the use of a few Company songs in the movie Marriage…

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  • Melancholia

    Melancholia

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    basic opinion to have but Kirsten Dunst really cements herself as an All Timer with her performance in this. strangely and backwardly optimistic in its ending as the abhorrent meaninglessness of life is confirmed with a swift apocalypse!

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    ★★★★★

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME ! watching this for a second time with another completely packed audience and seeing YORGOS yet again after was absolutely amazing. rewatching it has has not only helped me gain a larger appreciation for this movie but all movies and their care into detailing the many gorgeous sets and costumes that many get unnoticed.