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  • Chungking Express

    Chungking Express


    **cue ultra-smooth jazz music on top of woozy timelapse shot**
    Wong Kar-Wai’s Chunking Express is the epitome of shoegaze cinema, loads and loads of style with a loose plot to keep it held together, very French New Wave inspired, heavily soundtracked by CALIFORNIA DREAMIN. Definitely a great tribute to the mixed culture, eastern-western hodgepodge of a city that is Hongkong. Seems like it’ll be the appetizer before the main course of In The Mood For Love, I’m pumped.

  • Cooley High

    Cooley High


    This marks the 100th film I’ve seen inside the IU Cinema. 😊

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  • The One I Love

    The One I Love


    A witty romantic tale laced with Twilight Zone/Inception type mind-fuckery. I haven't felt this good about a movie like this since Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Much thanks for the recommendation, Edgar Wright!

  • Boyhood



    On some level, Boyhood relates to practically everyone, and it is for that reason that I can proudly say that Richard Linklater has crafted what is arguably the best coming-of-age film, but unarguably a cinematic masterpiece.

    It was surprising how extensively Linklater utilized the product placement of everyday items from the 2000s to really hit the audience with wave after wave of nostalgic feelings. The aptly compiled soundtrack successfully does the same. All-throughout, the film is a perfect glimpse at…