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  • Little Men

    Little Men 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 14 Sep, 2016

    I fully support Ira Sachs's crusade against the inhumanity of New York real estate, especially when the result is this graceful. Comparisons to The White Balloon are well deserved.

  • The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life 2011

    ★★★ Rewatched 10 Sep, 2016

    The images, sounds, and montage are all beautiful. It occasionally offers virtuosic filmmaking, and one has to be respectful of the sheer audacity of the thing, but... this is both the quintessential film of Malik's career and the moment when he veered into self parody.

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  • Carol

    Carol 2015

    ★★★★★ Watched 28 Sep, 2015

    This is the first time I've cried during a sex scene... I mean... the way... and... the use of glass surfaces... and Cate Blanchett... and... and the last scene... yeah...

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 18 Dec, 2015

    Star Wars: Greatest Hits.