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  • The Greatest Showman

    The Greatest Showman


    Guilty pleasure at its very best! Kitschy but heartwarming,but some of the songs were too modern for the setting and thus didn’t really work for me.

  • Black Mirror: Metalhead

    Black Mirror: Metalhead


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

    Visually stunning and an incredibly heartbreaking in the end, but at times it feels dragged out, despite being one of the shortest Black Mirror episodes.

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  • The Third Murder

    The Third Murder


    The biggest problem of the movie is its length, it should have been shorter. Even though some scenes were absolutely wonderul, some were dragged out. Otherwise, a brilliant film and I appreciated and enjoyed a lot how it engaged with its audience. Defintiely a film that "plays" with the audience and makes them think, about perceptions of truth/lies/concepts and/or intention of actions. A huge plus. All of this, embedded in the investigation of a murder and its court case, mostly out of the perspective of the lawyer (defense). Apart from the length, brilliant.

  • The Little Match Girl

    The Little Match Girl


    A breathakingly beautiful composition on (almost) every level. The interlocking of fact and fiction, past & present, performed music & music discussed (Schubert, Morricone, among others), the tragic story of The Little Match Girl, Leonardo Da Vinci's notes on 'Mongibello' and Gudrun Ensslin of the RAF - together making the three acts of the opera and the three chapters of the film, is sheer brilliance.

    I only decided to watch La Vendedora de Fósforos as it was inbetween two other films at…