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  • Still Walking

    Still Walking


    Still Walking is an Ozuesque picture in its own right. There's a lot of things pointing towards Koreeda being a huge Ozu fan. Or maybe it's just his humanistic self that he is responding too.
    A family empathetic adventure is the best way to describe Still Walking, intensely focused on camera placement. The composition is lingering, alive and truthful. I personally enjoy these films a lot, or rather respect them for being so honest, about life, about everything.

  • The Dark Tower

    The Dark Tower


    I don't know if casting Matthew McConaughey as the bad guy was the right decision. I mean, he looks like Zoolander and uses earthbending and shit. That's the good part, i don't understand why he had to speak his magic words out loud for people to die, why couldn't he just kill them without uttering the words "Stop Breathing", it was hilarious.

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