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Favorite films

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • The Fly
  • Penda's Fen
  • Autumn Sonata

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  • Miami Connection

    ★★★★½

  • Dune: Part Two

    ★★★★

  • Stunt Rock

    ★★★★

  • The Psychic

    ★★★★

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  • Dune: Part Two

    Dune: Part Two

    ★★★★

    Really drops you in there at the start. I haven't seen the first part since November '21, so perhaps I need a refresh. From my memories of reading the book it does simplify a lot of things, but the romantic angle of Paul and Chani isn't nearly as large of a part here. Villeneuve's focus is more concerned with the Fremen's prophecies being too good to be true in the shadow of Lady Jessica's true purpose on Arrakis. It makes…

  • Stunt Rock

    Stunt Rock

    ★★★★

    I want Sorcery to sing me a birthday song and give me a smoking cigarette that comes out of my jacket pocket.

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  • Penda's Fen

    Penda's Fen

    ★★★★½

    HOOPTOBER 8.0
    DAY 7
    24 DAYS REMAIN

    This is such an engrossing examination of identity in a world where children are pressured to settle where they lie in their society before a natural identity can even be formed. It's like pushing a half-baked mass into a mold and cutting the bits that don't exactly fit, or twisting them grotesquely underneath so that it looks the part from the top down, the unsightly developmental warts and tendrils smushed below an agreed-upon…

  • The Psychic

    The Psychic

    ★★★★

    Beautiful reverse giallo. Yellow cigarettes and a sleepy watch alarm.