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  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread


    Lesley Manville is a god!! Sipping that tea, telling everyone what's up! Vicky Krieps is sensational, and seemed completely at ease and unintimidated. Daniel Day-Lewis was pretty good, too :) Perfect casting, all around.

    The film moves along a bit aimlessly at times, but it's always gorgeous to look at. Some scenes (looking at you, new years eve countdown) are particularly memorable -- the kind that you wait for in anticipation when rewatching a film.

  • The Running Man

    The Running Man


    "Here lies Sub-Zero, now, plain zero." Come on, Arnie!

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  • The Shining

    The Shining


    Film #1 of the "Scavenger Hunt #4" Challenge!
    Task #5 : Film featuring a psychic!

    This is one of those films that make me wish I was born earlier. I wish I could walk into a cinema in 1980 and sit down to watch this without knowing anything about it. Unfortunately, I can't do that, so I had to settle for a midnight screening in my living room, courtesy of TCM and my DVR.

    The reason I…

  • It Follows

    It Follows


    "It doesn’t think. It doesn’t feel. It doesn’t give up. IT FOLLOWS."

    One of the best taglines for one of the best horror movies of recent years. It Follows has such a simple premise, it almost feels familiar - like a camp-fire story or urban legend which everyone has heard - and yet this film still feels wholly original.

    A big reason it feels so fresh is its musical score, my favourite element of the whole film; a mix of…