DinaFr

DinaFr

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I’m just a girl, sitting in front of a screen

Favorite films

  • Trust
  • Uncut Gems
  • American Honey
  • Sex, Lies, and Videotape

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  • American Psycho

    ★★★★

  • CODA

    ★★★★

  • The Love Witch

    ★★★½

  • Storytelling

    ★★★

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  • American Psycho

    American Psycho

    ★★★★

    You really have to attempt to read the godawful book to appreciate how good this is

  • CODA

    CODA

    ★★★★

    “Never thought I would love it this much” seems like the most common reaction to this movie and it’s no secret why, it doesn’t pretend to be original in terms of plot or feel or thematically but somehow manages to make you love and root for every character. Its unpretentious and optimistic tone just seems like what the world needs right now and I’m saying that as someone whose favorite movies are about the inevitability of human suffering. Every performance…

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  • Allure

    Allure

    ★★★★

    This movie is very heavy and not for everyone- victims of abuse and anyone with unresolved trauma consider yourselves warned. In a time when movies that focus on relationships and how humans affect each other are cloying, pandering or feel hopelessly forced, here is a reminder, with unforgettable performances by Wood and Stone, of what good filmmaking can accomplish. Through acting that pierces the screen, honest, astute dialogue and haunting cinematography, we get a glimpse at the kind of damage that…

  • Uncut Gems

    Uncut Gems

    ★★★★★

    I can’t believe the Safdie Brothers made a movie that’s about the properties of healing crystals and also the unseemliness of nyc’s Diamond District

    I don’t consider many movies worthy of 5 stars, the ones I do are those that made me experience some thing incredible and intense that will never fully wear off. Uncut Gems is that movie that combines depth of emotion, a tender & insightful character study, high stakes action, romance, stunning visuals, wonderful acting, the Safdies signature…