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  • Faces

    Faces

    ★★★★

    Cassavetes during auditions, probably: "Alright, now laugh for me."

  • The Kid

    The Kid

    ★★★★★

    Oh my goodness, this movie is so pure

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  • Paris, Texas

    Paris, Texas

    ★★★★★

    Wim Wenders is German but still somehow directed the most American film I've ever seen??? The landscapes, the pickup truck, the brother's job making billboards, a whole lot more. I wonder if things that are very American pop out to Wenders because they are foreign to him. But anyway, this film is an all-around masterpiece. The music is perfect, the cinematography from Robby Müller (Down By Law, Mystery Train, Repo Man, The American Friend) is stunning, the wonderful Harry Dean…

  • Moonlight

    Moonlight

    ★★★★★

    Alright, first of all, what an amazing film. This is my third viewing, and I'd gladly go again. My local theatre finally got it today.

    Something that I find so very remarkable about Moonlight is that it reminds me of a lot of arthouse, while also being about a man who is queer and black. I've never seen a film like it. Moonlight reminded me of Wong Kar-Wai and In The Mood For Love, with its atmosphere and very memorable…