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  • Paris, Texas
  • The Host
  • Ocean's Eleven
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  • Ocean's Eleven

    Ocean's Eleven

    Showed this to some friends tonight as we were discussing what determines a “comfort movie” and I landed on this basically being the only one that fit the criteria for me. It’s not something I can fall asleep to, or have playing in the background while I do other things - rather, it’s something that makes me giddy and excited, suspended in the narrative even though I know how it goes every time. An enthralling, captivating experience. Seems silly for such a light movie, but it really makes me so happy.

  • House of Gucci

    House of Gucci

    In classic Italian neorealist film, Bicycle Thieves, bicycles are utilized as a symbol showing the disparity between the power of the state and the struggles of the proletariat. In Ridley Scott’s House of Gucci, bicycles are also utilized by Adam Driver’s Maurizio Gucci to show his desire to be a member of the proletariat. In this essay I will