I fear great movies like my dad fears his prostate exam:
“What if I like it?”
As my boy Zach would say:
*cue Nic Cage screaming and crying from Mandy*
An absolute mindfuck.
I have not seen Black Swan yet, but this is already my kinda movie.
My kinda anime movie. My kinda content.
To the late, great Satoshi Kon… fuck you.
(That’s a good thing, btw.)
Well. Damn. I mean... damn!
Not gonna lie. This is absolutely honest. I was expecting to not like it as much. So I went in with the lowest expectations. And I’m glad to say I came out really liking it.
Just made it better that I got to watch it at their private screening at Glenwood Square’s Media works theater, with a group of people who support the creators.
Granted the product, it’s obviously with it’s various flaws, that they…
I think this nightmare. This experience. This horror. This war…. Became one of my favorite films of all time. I have no words.
I will say seeing is believing, but believe me when I say, this has some of the most horrifying cinematography I’ve ever seen in a film ever. (And I thought that was more deserving for Salo).
Each frame, each transition, each pan, zoom, shot composition, just feels like you’re entering a nightmare you can’t escape.
It’s real, it’s…