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  • High and Low

    High and Low

    ★★★★★

    Mind completely blown.

    Never has a film further exceeded my expectations.

    I fucking love this.

  • Birdman

    Birdman

    ★★★★★

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

    Fuuuuuck... That's the stuff.

    I can see some of Darren Aronofsky, Spike Lee, Lars Von Trier, and even Gaspar Noe in here - in terms of visual style. In terms of tone and dialogue, it felt like a combination of David Mamet, Martin McDonagh, even Charlie Kaufman - in a 'Synechdoche, New York' sort of way.

    This plays very much in the same space that '8-1/2' did. It is meta as hell and entirely self-aware, which is what makes most…