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  • Carlos

    Carlos

    ★★★★★

    Guerrilla war struggle is a new entertainment 

    Gang of Four- 5:45

    Terror itself is a commodity. There is value in the violence. Not the aftermath- the extinguished life, nor the damaged structure. The value of terror is in the spectacle. Carlos shoots right between the nose, not for effectiveness, but for the brutal spectacle. As often we expect from the movies pink mist sprays out from the back of their heads, but here it is real. We are consumers of…

  • Burning

    Burning

    ★★★★★

    Perfectly captures the essence of Murakami. A dreamlike trance that makes you question what is real and what is paranoia. The droning of the sleepy jazz, and the muted vibrance of the dusk created and atmosphere that perfectly matched this story. The first half while somewhat visually similar to the rest of the movie perfectly flows from a light, yet well written drama, into  the hitchcockesque nightmare near the end. This film felt like a fever dream in the best way possible.

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  • The Night Comes for Us

    The Night Comes for Us

    ★★★½

    Both the insanely brutal action and the half-baked plot will make you wince. It’s best not the care to much about the later when watching movies like these though.

  • Wild at Heart

    Wild at Heart

    ★★★½

    David Lynch is my favorite director, for me this is a symbol of my individuality, and my belief in.... personal freedom.

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  • The Social Dilemma

    The Social Dilemma

    ★★

    There were some very good points and interesting questions in this movie, my main problem was that almost none of it was backed up by hard evidence. This is just a bunch of people making bombastic statements to in order to shock people. I’m not saying most of this isn’t true, I’m just saying that it isn’t done very professionally and is very hard to take seriously. Also a lot of the cutaways were sensationalistic, unnecessary and cringe inducing.

  • The Meg

    The Meg

    ½

    I have literally been waterboarded before, and that was a far more pleasant experience than watching this “movie”.