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  • Journey to the Shore

    Journey to the Shore 2015

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 15 May, 2016

    "I'm so glad to have been born."

  • Unbreakable

    Unbreakable 2000

    Watched 22 Apr, 2016

    "go to where people are"

  • The Outsiders

    The Outsiders 1983

    Watched 11 Apr, 2016

    "jeez, Soda, why's he gotta be like that?"
    "he's just got more troubles than he used to"
    "it's like the mist is what's pretty, all silver and gold"

    savour the obfuscation, stay gold.

  • Roja

    Roja 1992

    Watched 03 Apr, 2016

    "It's not him! I told you it wasn't him! Nothing can happen to him!"

  • Rumble Fish

    Rumble Fish 1983

    Watched 01 Apr, 2016

    "I don't think they'd fight if they had the room to live"

  • Opening Night

    Opening Night 1977

    Watched 20 Mar, 2016

    a stage with carpets and furniture like a home; a home with a curtain and exposed boards like a stage.

  • Voyage to the Beginning of the World

    Voyage to the Beginning of the World 1997

    Watched 18 Mar, 2016 2

    of course the camera points back, of course the sheep rush forwards

  • Certified Copy

    Certified Copy 2010

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 12 Mar, 2016

    "the way she looks at her husband changes his value"

    the facts make everything false but the fiction seems so real

    "I told you, I have to be at the station at nine."
    "I know, J-J-J-J-James."

  • The Last Airbender

    The Last Airbender 2010

    Watched 29 Feb, 2016

    "you stand alone, and that has always been your great mistake"

  • The Life of Oharu

    The Life of Oharu 1952

    ★★★★★ Watched 28 Feb, 2016

    "I am not a beggar."
    "what arrogance!"

  • Play Misty for Me

    Play Misty for Me 1971

    Watched 25 Feb, 2016

    that thing in The Simpsons when Homer pulls the pig's tail over and over again until the pig attacks him except it's sad because Homer might be hurt

  • Like Someone in Love

    Like Someone in Love 2012

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 18 Feb, 2016

    "did I misunderstand?"

    avoiding people who impose themselves on others when there are no places to hide is proven to be impossible - the past is unavoidably both the present and the future. Everyone is burdened and lost.

    first time: baffled
    second time: impressed
    third time: stunned

    "stop asking questions, you'll see for yourself"