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  • Stranger by the Lake

    Stranger by the Lake

    queer films challenge '18: a film that was nominated for the queer palm award / time wasters challenge: a foreign thriller

    i suspect i would've liked it a lot more if it was a short film. also i feel like i spent 90 mins not even really getting to know any of the characters besides henri? maybe i just didn't pay enough attention... idk man it was good i guess (i can see why other people like it) but *shrugs* eh

  • The Talented Mr. Ripley

    The Talented Mr. Ripley

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

    queer challenge '18: a controversial queer film/a film controversial for treatment of queer identity.

    i kinda wish it'd spent less time on the things before the murder of dickie but also i was Stressed for the last hour and a half or smth sooo maybe not really

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  • Skyfall

    Skyfall

    task 10 / film 3 of scavenger hunt 30

    over the years i've started this movie about 4 times, but i don't think i ever got further than to the theme song. i haven't watched many of the bond movies (i have watched 5-10 minute intervals of a lot of them though), but this one is definitely my favourite. the pacing was good, and there wasn't a ton of time spent on irrelevant flings/sexcapades which i appreciated

  • Velvet Goldmine

    Velvet Goldmine

    i feel like i just had a religious experience or something i don't even know