favourites are only SOME of my favourites...
A masterpiece of the absolute highest order. I pity all those who couldn't feel what I felt while watching this. To me, this is art that lies beyond simple categorisation of "how was it?". This is art that withdraws itself from mundane ratings, analysis or critique, art that simply is and will always be indescribable.
As Kubrick himself put it: "There are certain areas of feeling and reality - or unreality or innermost yearning, whatever you want to call it - which are notably inaccessible to words."
Damn, this was pretty incredible imo, not gonna lie. I'm still in the theatre writing this and I'm quite sure I loved it. Not sure it's as good as his debut but this sure was amazing. Definitely one of my favourites from this year so far and one of the films that reminds me of why I love movies so much... originality. There's no box you can put this film into and I adore that.
Adding on to that I…