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  • The Assassin
  • 2046
  • Dreams
  • A Chinese Ghost Story

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  • Crimes of the Future

    ★★★½

  • RRR

    ★★★★

  • The Worst Person in the World

    ★★★

  • This Much I Know to Be True

    ★★★★½

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  • This Much I Know to Be True

    This Much I Know to Be True

    ★★★★½

    Yes to this. More of this. Love that we've got more of this style of musical performance/documentary cinema from Nick Cave et. al.

  • The Northman

    The Northman

    ★★½

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

    Film did itself no service by walking up so close to Shakespeare. Only made it painfully obvious how pale it was in comparison. The ending was devoid of pathos and tragedy, which kind of makes the whole story feel like a hero’s, or at the very least, martyr’s journey - which did not sit well with me. 

    This was a marauding imperialist on a quest for vengeance, and we’re supposed to just lay back and accept that in the end…

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  • Face/Off

    Face/Off

    Some families hug, some families kiss, and some families just rub their hands on each others faces.

  • One Wonderful Sunday

    One Wonderful Sunday

    ★★★★★

    This marks my 8th 5-star Kurosawa feature.... So obviously I'm in a too deep love affair with his work.. But God, if it didn't just grow 10 times deeper after watching this.

    Why did I not know about this film?! Why have only 678 people logged it on letterboxd? Why are the majority of the reviews so middling?

    This is surely a prime example of the subjectivity of film. My mind wandered in the film, but always to memories, moments,…