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  • Cléo from 5 to 7

    Cléo from 5 to 7 1962

    ★★★★ Rewatched 28 Nov, 2016

    and this is the moment this is exactly where she is born to be
    and this is what she does and this is what she is


    and you think "i'll remember this moment", a moment that is an utterly meaningless moment but why not force yourself to remember it anyway, and you concentrate on the words so that they take effect, and above all the other seemingly unadorned and purposeless moments this still inexplicably stands prominent as a moment, a…

  • Synecdoche, New York

    Synecdoche, New York 2008

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 20 Nov, 2016 6

    the constellations bleed throughout the darkness, giving him the finger, telling him the thing that rips apart the day. love occurs intermittently and confuses all those involved, an aggregate of last moments. he says "it hurts but i'm fine" and doesn't analyze it because he doesn't want to know if it's true or not. he writhes in it, in razor blades and cigarettes and sex, poems about nonsense and existence, the hostile silence. he wonders if it will ever happen…

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  • Lost in Translation

    Lost in Translation 2003

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 21 Apr, 2013 14

    I always manage to get incredibly anxious and wary over the prospect of rewatching the films that I love like children who went off to war. To the point where my favorite films intimidate me, they scare me. Because if I saw such a clear reflection of myself in them at one point in my life what if when I look back into them I can't see my reflection anymore? What if I changed and didn't notice? What if the…

  • I Killed My Mother

    I Killed My Mother 2009

    ★★★★ Watched 08 Jul, 2013 11

    Dolan made this film at twenty years old. What the fuck am I doing with my life.