Salem Scott

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Favorites are recent films I gave 10/10

Favorite films

  • Dune
  • Malignant
  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  • Rear Window

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  • Dune

    ★★★★★

  • Dune

    ★★★★★

  • The Ruins

    ★★

  • No Time to Die

    ★★★½

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  • Love and Anarchy

    Love and Anarchy

    ★★★★★

    Love and Anarchy: Deromantizing heroism, my problem with popular anti-fascist media, and why the most hated moment in The Last Jedi might be my favorite



    Finding a place to start this discussion is difficult, as with any complex piece of media. Love and Anarchy is a great film, and there are certainly people with multiple film degrees and accolades who you should listen to. While I could try and throw my hat into that ring, I would likely do a…

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    ★★★½

    One of my friends once watched this entire movie on his 4th generation iPod. Not iPod touch, iPod. Like when they still had the clickwheel and everything.

    If that's not the ultimate perversion of this film's experience, I honestly don't know what is.

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  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    As with the best of Villeneuve, rewatching only further highlights his strengths as a filmmaker. The breathtaking moments remain as such, but Villeneuve's knack for subtle set ups and payoffs shines even more.

    He is working with some incredible source material, but it cannot be understated how much he brings to this story. If you feel safe doing so, see this on the biggest screen you can with the best sound system available.

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    Take Villeneuve's oppressive and intimidating cinematic delivery, and pair it with one of the most sophisticated and layered sci-fi epics of all time.

    My boy Denis really do be making my favorite movies.

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