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  • Horse Money

    Horse Money 2014

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 25 Oct, 2015

    Zulmira's voice make me cry every damn time.

  • Les baisers de secours

    Les baisers de secours 1989

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 29 Sep, 2015

    My only other viewing was in my 20s. I'm now almost exactly the same age Garrel was when he made this film, a father of young children, and totally mystified by love. The sequence in the train car moved me as deeply as anything I've seen in years. Goddam, this film.

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  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    ★★ Watched 29 Oct, 2013 1

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I don't even know how to watch movies like this anymore. I assume this script is what happens when you decide to make a small character film that requires tens of millions of dollars' worth of special effects. I kept thinking about the Bruce Willis and Julia Roberts movie at the end of The Player.

    I've come up with one scenario where this film isn't aggressively stupid. You know how the entire script is built around the idea that Sandra…

  • Upstream Color

    Upstream Color 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 12 May, 2013 1

    This might be the shit-filled Malick film I was looking for.