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  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

    ★★★½

    That scene from ice age 2 where Sid the sloth is kidnapped and appointed fire king but it overstays its very short welcome.

    It was beautiful. I know. The set, the cinematography, the cast, the colors, everything visual here was just lovely to look at.

    but everything else??

    Idk. I came away from it feeling really underwhelmed. The story felt loose and without motive. I wasn't bored, so much as I felt like I spent over two hours sitting and…

  • Your Name.

    Your Name.

    ★★★★½

    Wow.

    This was an experience. Partially because it was the first anime "anything" I've ever seen, and I gotta say I really enjoyed it.

    The visuals were stunning and really engaging. I never took my eyes off the screen (unless to message my friend, who I was watching it with). I was a little confused almost all of the time, as this was both a completely new thing for me & the use of time travel and a generally confusing plot.…

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  • Joker

    Joker

    ★★★★★

    I call dibs on the Oscars.

    Joaquin Phoenix's performance, Hildur Guðnadóttir's score and Lawrence Sher's cinematography make this whole film a fantastic, chilling experience, to say the least.

    This may be my new favorite movie. Every single shot is perfect and for a somewhat slow paced movie, it's really necessary and noticeable. The plot may have suffered a tad from its simplicity but I feel like every other aspect of this film makes up for it.

    Going into this movie…

  • Tall Girl

    Tall Girl

    ½

    netflix did cocaine and this was the result