drickalick

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Heartbreak feels good in a place like this.

Favorite films

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Shoplifters
  • Lady Bird
  • Hereditary

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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★

  • Inception

    ★★★★★

  • Close-Up

    ★★★★

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    ★★★★★

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  • The Hows of Us

    The Hows of Us

    ★★★★

    Kathryn Bernardo is ETHEREAL, and Daniel Padilla is JUST SOME GUY.

  • Rush Hour 2

    Rush Hour 2

    ★★★★★

    If God lets me bring one racist thing inside the Pearly Gates, it will be Rush Hour 2.

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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★

    Rian Johnson was able to pull off EXTENSIVE winks to the Star Wars canon while gently nudging everyone to move on/imagine new things for the franchise, and they (😒) just didn't get it. The only sequel that cooked.

  • Inception

    Inception

    ★★★★★

    This is the movie that made me a Movie Guy. I remember seeing it for the first time and being opened up to the possibility that movies can be riddles, that they can be dreams that you never forget. I've seen it so many times and burned so many of the beats into my mind: the early shot of the water flooding the first dream; Eames in the mirrors as he slowly impersonates Browning; Mal asking Ariadne if she's ever…

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  • Eternals

    Eternals

    ★★★

    The creativity it took to give Gemma Chan TWO love interests, BOTH White men!!!

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    ★★★★★

    I think I've been clamoring for work that uses genuinely funny means to illustrate the absolutely insane reach of evil in the world. My unintentional run of Oppenheimer-Godzilla Minus One-Dr. Strangelove has been an interesting glimpse into how evil is both deeply personal and deeply bureaucratic in nature.