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  • Blue Velvet

    Blue Velvet

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    In Blue Velvet, we are emerge in Lynch's idea of the world, people's functions in it, this through his philosophical universality.

    We see clearly a naturalist take from Lynch in the opening scene where the camera merges under the earth, where we hear a oozing dark ambient noise of drone looping while beetles crawl around sporadically and hastily through their natural habitat. This I presume is symbolism (in a form of a metaphor or simile for man) for unnecessary, chaotic…

  • Child 44

    Child 44

    ★★

    The wrongs about this movie are not only the self-evident fact that the entire cast seemed extremely uncomfortable with their rather unfamiliar, stereotypical roles (in a general sense), but also the fact that I barely spotted a glimpse or felt a feeling of authenticity from the characters; Russian accents, historical accuracy or atmosphere throughout the entire thing. Not to mention the choreography and direction of the action scenes, yuck.

    I actually quite recently saw The Drop, and the conclusion I…

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  • American Psycho

    American Psycho

    ★★★★★

    The most brilliant and genius novel I've ever read adapted perfectly, not in a sense that it is as good as the novel, but in a sense that it couldn't have been done better.

    A thrilling black comedy with humor that I find hilarious and phenomenal performances with masterful dialogue.

    What could one want more than that?

  • Chungking Express

    Chungking Express

    ★★★★★

    The past two days have been wonderful. My first experience with Wong Kar-Wai was yesterday with In The Mood For love. It was an unique experience that I probably will remember far in the future. I have to say its title is very appropriate, not only because it's exactly what the character feel in the film but also put me in the mood for more love-story films and Wong Kar-Wai.

    Now I've recently watched Chungking Express and to say the…