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  • Three Colors: Red
  • Holy Motors
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • Breathless

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  • Out of the Past

    ★★★★½

  • Election 2

    ★★★★

  • Election

    ★★★★½

  • Drug War

    ★★★

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  • Out of the Past

    Out of the Past

    ★★★★½

    Quite simply one of the best scripts I've seen - indescribably clever, funny, melancholic, any other words one can use to describe a good noir script. One of the best casts too, I can't imagine anyone but Mitchum and Douglas in these roles. My main problem is the unnecessary kinda rough romance side plot and seemingly unmemorability. But while you're watching it, it's one of the best viewing experiences you can grab.

    Engages with tropes but goes against them at…

  • Election

    Election

    ★★★★½

    Government backed not by the loyalty or adherence to tradition that is often fronted but by barbarism. Implicit threats of violence as the only thing that legitimizes power structures, carried out if you so much as insinuate you might destabilize the system. Little in cinema is more viscerally effective as the last scene - power is in the hands of those with the biggest rocks. Sort of a slow burn gangster flick - you know there is no way for…

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  • Zen - Grogu and Dust Bunnies

    Zen - Grogu and Dust Bunnies

    Dystopian. Exists solely for you to see the Ghibli and Lucasfilm logos and cream over brand recognition, to make a couple cents from that, and to instill in the audience further the franchise-induced escapism the MCU and other major cinema franchises have forced upon the public. There is next to nothing to be gained from the short itself. It's not animated well considering it's from Ghibli (seriously, im 99% sure they could hobble together something that looks better in 1-week's…

  • Anne of Green Gables

    Anne of Green Gables

    ★★★★★

    the greatest 3 hour dream dedicated to growing up ever told