This is amazing. Peak early Sono. Do not sleep on The Man's early work. This is peaceful yet tense. Beautiful and transcendent but chilling to the bone.
Obnoxious, pretentious and slow it is. But this is not easy going cinema, I don't know why anyone would expect this from Sono, especially "I'm still a poet and a terrible holder of camera" Sono.
Gone are the uber shaky shots. Replaced with beautiful and precise perfectionism, something that can be…
Narrative Cinema - One Middle Finger to that.
This is Bliss. The zenith of cinematic perfection.
What am I writing? This blows everything out of the water right now.
Underrated. Genius. Masterful.
Decay. Loss. Death. Fascinating.
Lush. Lyrical. Love.
Hey Joe. Thanks!
Weerasethakul is God.
(expect a more coherent review once I let everything sink in...)
Watched To The Wonder today. It may be the best film yet by Malick. I can see why critics may hate it, fans of his previous work too. But I have a feeling it could be the ultimate film after a few more viewings.
It appeared to be a work of art beyond cinema and it hit me with such emotional resonance, unlike anything I have seen for a long long time. The poetic voiceovers, the movement of Kurylenko and…