Funny Games 2007
if only every film about psychopathic and sadistic killers was as painstaking and self controlled as the fucked up masterpiece that is Michael Haneke's remake of his own 1997 film Funny Games. although the pacing changes dramatically after the most significant death in the film, it makes sense because the director doesn't want you to feel interested when the killers aren't on screen. we didn't press play to watch two people struggle to help each other — and we don't…
The Virgin Suicides 1999
“what lingered after them was not life, but the most trivial list of mundane facts: a clock ticking on a wall, a room dim at noon, and the outrageousness of a human being thinking only of herself.”
the virgin suicides has always made me feel like i’m in a hazy, fragile, feminine dream. it makes me feel sad but happy at the same time.
this film shows us the unpredictability of adolescence and how our actions can affect those around us.…
Rye Lane 2023
now THIS!!!!!! is a rom-com. I was giggling the entire time and the two leads played by David Jonsson and Vivian Oparah are absolutely incredible to watch with their amazing chemistry and perfect comedic timing. I also loved the constant vibrant colours, the production design was delicious to look at. highly, highly recommend this :)
A Good Person 2023
convinced Florence Pugh is not capable of giving a performance that is any less than perfect. this movie really isn't nearly as bad as everyone says, it's not a masterpiece by any means but I quite enjoyed it!
Before Midnight 2013
“the first film is about what could be, the second is about what should have been; before midnight is about what it is.” — ethan hawke <33
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2004
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
when hermione punched malfoy in the face and then watched herself do it again... it’s everything to me