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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…