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  • Mommy

    Mommy 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 11 Jun, 2016

    Xavier Dolan's style is one of the most unique in cinema since Wes Anderson's. The camera, editing, locations and acting all have a unique flair all within a potentially hokey story about a mentally handicapped kid and his mom. Really powerful moments that stir up feelings about the primal power of life and love. It's a heartbreaker but also full of life and energy like its main characters.

  • The Lobster

    The Lobster 2015

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 10 Jun, 2016

    So this is one of the greatest scripts ever written. The intricacies of how the audience is fed information, the never ending thematic threads tied into every scene, the subtle humor and eventual tie ins. It's a movie that gives you so much to dig into that watching the damn thing on the screen is just one small part of the whole experience.

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  • Taxi Driver

    Taxi Driver 1976

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 02 Feb, 2013 7

    I find it strange that this movie is so popular. I see 'bros' quoting it and they always have this next to Goodfellas and The Sopranos and Entourage in their collection of movies. I think a lot of people like it for the wrong reasons. They like the violence and the guns and DENIRO. But for me this is the quintessential art house film. It's ambiguous in it's meaning, it has no plot, it's main character has a lot of…

  • Gummo

    Gummo 1997

    ★★★ Watched 02 Apr, 2013 6

    What the Fuck
    What the Fuck

    Cracking Shuck
    Holy Donald Duck

    Smelly Truck
    Youthful Puck

    Hair that's growing out of your back
    Kids that say the darndest things.

    Poop.

    Crepes. With bananas and asparagus.
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    Spaceships blasting 409 on a chevy nova.




    Gummo is about 100 times more bizarre than what you have just read.