🍿 popcorn murderer πŸ”ͺ

🍿 popcorn murderer πŸ”ͺ

Favorite films

  • Twin Peaks
  • City of God
  • The Social Network
  • The Talented Mr. Ripley

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  • Arrival

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  • Barbie

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  • Barbie

  • The Time That Remains

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  • Arrival

    Arrival

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    I can’t lie, I think the short story was better. The film adaptation added a more international element to it, which was cool, but the short story was more impactful. Both versions had sudden and dense final acts. But the short story, with its narration, was able to offer more explanation of the technical stuff. The international element in the film was nice given the clichΓ© of sci-fi events only ever taking place in the US. But very quickly it…

  • Barbie

    Barbie

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    I’m starting to think Barbie was grossly overhyped, unfocused on its target audience, and only concerned with dishing out oversaturated girl-power platitudes.

    That being said though, Ken’s parts still held up upon the third watch. Also still found myself almost nearly the verge of holding back tears when Barbie interacted with the old ladies on both occasions. There were no lies in Barbie; it was very vocal about issues under the patriarchy, but I just wish it had been a more graceful spokesperson.

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  • Louise

    Louise

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    the lighting was beautiful and the facial expressions were so on point(e).Β 
    really gets the message across about how dancers are constantly sexualised and commodified.

  • Thirteen

    Thirteen

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    First half: wow the mum is really chill!! They’re just going to the mall together and all that
    Second half: . . . Shit

    ⚠️tw: mention of sensitive topics + spoiler⚠️
    I thought the story would consist of petty, superficial teenage angst and rebellious acts etc, but halfway through I realised it was much more than that. There were some moments where I just couldn’t bear watching anymore, for example the scenes with Luke and the s*lf h*rm scenes. So…