Anthony Niduaza

Film πŸ˜΅β€πŸ’« Freak

Favorite films

  • Chan Is Missing
  • The Trial
  • Naked Lunch
  • Nine Queens

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  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

  • Deep Water

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  • The Tinder Swindler

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  • Turning Red

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  • The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

    Unbearable is fine, a fun and earnest appreciation of Nicolas Cage as a performer and iconoclast. Not a movie I think I’ll need to go back to time and time again but I genuinely love Nic Cage as an actor so I’m happy this thing exists as a monument to him.Β 

    In terms of what this movie is doing with its narrative and subtext, I would recommend watching Adaptation instead. It’s a work that explores similar themes but is far…

  • Deep Water

    Deep Water

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    Back in 2014, I was just the right mark for a movie like Gone Girl. I’m a David Fincher fan from way back, my mom rented Seven and let me watch it with her at an age when I should have been watching Matilda or James and the Giant Peach (instead it was serial killers and Rumble in the Bronx - thanks mom, you’re the best ❀️). I thought Fincher’s previous movie, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, was underrated…

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  • Straight Up

    Straight Up

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    This is how you do a great romantic comedy, a novel twist on the genre backed up by a well-written script. Not to mention the incredible chemistry between the two leads. Looking forward to whatever this filmmaker does next.

  • The Queen's Gambit

    The Queen's Gambit

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    While it’s not the worst example I have ever seen, I did find the Magical Negro Trope in the last episode the only eye-rolling moment throughout this 7-hour endeavor. Otherwise, the series is excellent across the board, one of the best that Netflix has put out.

    I’m a big fan of both Walter Tevis as a novelist and Scott Frank as a writer/director so when the review popped up on rogerebert.com, I knew my weekend would consist of a dedicated…