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  • The Hunger

    ★★★

  • Drive My Car

    ★★★½

  • Johnny Suede

    ★★½

  • The Double

    ★★★★

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  • The Hunger

    The Hunger

    thru this film discovered that my dad hates david bowie. get me out of this house

    wonderfully gothic in every sense of the word; you can just feel the black velvet in the shadows of those arched ceilings, the 80s vocal reverberations, the cool, underwater blue of the light. dotted with a spate of vampire fetishisms (photographs, reflections, doves, churches, etc.) and renaissance-ian compositions, its certainly got some compelling images and a good number of poetic flights of postmodern association…

  • Drive My Car

    Drive My Car

    ★★★½

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

    even the title cant prepare you for the sheer amount of dead car tracking shots this baby can fit inside it. like holy shit, so many. for a film with such delicately understated characters, how can the symbolism be so obtuse?

    drive my car, play my tape, light my cigarette. write my story.

    these things are so rote that sometimes this feels more like an exercise in how metaphor can actually block emotion, rather than elicit it, more than anything…

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    The Adventures of Buratino

    fellas my entire personality/aesthetic/existence was based solely on both pierrot AND malvina and my childhood crushes on both of them so this film basically said lgbtq rights yeah ?

    in terms of film stuff uhhhhh watching this is as not a 4 year old is kinda a drag, not gonna lie, but ive got an immense amount of nostalgia invested in this movie. pierrot is and always has been my man and ill continue shouting that from the rooftops until…