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This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Annette is a really hard movie to pin down. The usage of visual motifs are beautiful, and amazingly present. The musical aspect will become hit or miss for most, Ron Mael's lyricism, while meaningful and witty, are extremely repetitive. I can understand why that'd alienate some.
As a person unaware of Leos Carax's works, it's a very strange film to walk into with very little context (other than the 2 rather innocent songs Sparks dropped before the film came out).…