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  • Din of Celestial Birds

    Din of Celestial Birds 2006

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Oct, 2016

    This film chronicles the evolution of man and his mind, whereas Merhige's previous film Begotten tells the violent story of Earth through creationism. This is Terrence Malick for the trash enthusiast, and so much better because of it.

  • Begotten

    Begotten 1991

    ★★★ Watched 24 Oct, 2016

    Halloween 2016!

    Its very loose narrative structure makes the one hour and twelve minute runtime feel much, much longer. But, this film holds some of the most frightening (and at the same time beautiful) images I have ever seen, and for that it deserves respect.

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  • American Honey

    American Honey 2016

    ★★★★★ Watched 11 Oct, 2016

    Andrea Arnold, I love you. Once again you provide us with a beautiful look at the complicated life of a young woman. Once again you gift us a film built on emotions, where one single frame filled me with thoughts and feelings I hadn't felt in years. Once again you crafted another masterpiece. Andrea Arnold, I love you.

  • King Kong

    King Kong 2005

    ★★★★ Rewatched 07 May, 2012 2

    So this does it. This ends my King Kong marathon.
    1933, 1976, and 2005.

    What did I think of Peter Jackson's adaption?
    I've got to say, pretty dang awesome.

    Jackson captures the feel and essence of the thirty's so incredibly well, that my favourite parts of the movie were that in the beginning and the end when we spend time in New York City. His attention to detail is extraordinary. The original clocked in at an hour and forty-six minutes,…