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  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    ★★★

    Scavenger Hunt #42 - September 2018
    1/30
    Task 20: Film about young love

    Watched this a bit early due to a girl's night in and hearing all about this movie all over Buzzfeed and Twitter.

    This movie has its strong points but it seems like just a play on all the same tropes we see in every teen rom-com. A girl who doesn't fit in and feels inferior to her sibling falls in love with a boy who, in the…

  • Eighth Grade

    Eighth Grade

    ★★★★★

    In anticipation of watching this movie, I searched through my facebook of pictures of me at that age. Found one of me with skunk hair, an ironic t-shirt...standing next to Bo Burnham himself. This was about 10 years ago now during his "Bo Fo Sho" and "My Whole Family" days and I would have never thought that he could come out with such a masterful piece of art.

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  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    ★★★★★

    May Scavenger Hunt 2016
    Film #6
    Category #25 - A film that takes place in a fictional country

    One of the very few rewatches for me on this list was The Grand Budapest Hotel, mainly because I love this movie so much and will use literally any excuse to watch it, even if that means bending some rules.

    It's just so beautiful. From the choir leading us into the story to the cinematography and mise en scene that Wes Anderson always brings us, I am simply blown away by the film from beginning to end.

    I cannot put into words how much I love this film.

  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    I've seen this three times and the one random girl dancing differently than everybody else in "Another Day of Sun" still bothers me.