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  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
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  • Titane
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  • In the Cut

    ★★

  • The Power of the Dog

    ★★★★

  • Slut in a Good Way

    ★★½

  • But I'm a Cheerleader

    ★★★★★

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  • Pretty in Pink

    Pretty in Pink

    This is a movie about a Trans girl and you can’t change my mind. Let me explain.

    Like many who gravitate to John Hughes movies, I was an outsider during most of my childhood and adolescence. While I was fortunate to have a high school experience devoid of cliques, I nevertheless didn’t fit anywhere. A lot of this stemmed from the fact that I was very closeted without any real support or outlet. The heroes of Hughes movies are all…

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  • In the Cut

    In the Cut

    I don’t vibrate on this frequency, I guess. Movies intentionally making you “feel bad” without release or output are not my jam.

    Visually speaking this is one of the most on point portrayals of NYC - and how it feels to be a woman in NYC existing under the gaze of men. It’s grimy and gross, nauseatingly tilt-shifted and claustrophobic. It’s like a thick summer heat on the subway platform.

    But like…y’all talking about how sexy Mark Ruffalo is in…

  • The Power of the Dog

    The Power of the Dog

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

    - oh 🐴 my 🐴 fucking 🐴 GAWD. Not at ALL what I thought this was gonna be. Not in the slightest. Holy heck.

    - Jane Campion is a MASTER. Every single detail was so METICULOUSLY planned and carefully placed. The payoff for this incredibly slow burn is unreal. Every single glance, every placement of light, every camera movement, every cut - as finely tuned as a grand pinano.

    - Incredibly uncomfortable and sumptuous and sultry in equal measure. Anxiety…

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