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  • Bohachi Bushido: Code of the Forgotten Eight

    Bohachi Bushido: Code of the Forgotten Eight

    ★★★★½

    Tetsuro Tamba plays an incredibly nihilistic Ronin searching for the sweet release of Death but never quite being able to find a worthy enough opponent(s) to release him from his Existential despair. Despite seemingly trying to drown himself in the opening scene after slicing down a bridge full of Swordsmen, Tamba is rescued by the Bohachi who are a Gang that has renounced all of their humanity and the 8 Virtues of Buddhism so that they can become better sex…

  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★★

    There was literally only one jump scare in this and I still almost shit m’pants.

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  • Speed Racer

    Speed Racer

    ★★★★½

    So many profile pans!! Maybe the most wildly colorful and vivid film I’ve ever seen. It takes a silly premise and makes it so god damn heartfelt and earnest that you are completely sucked into the world that is Speed Racer and it’s a crazy fun ride the entire time.

  • I, Tonya

    I, Tonya

    ★★★★

    4 stars for the windbreakers alone. 

    I doubt most films could get away with this much depiction of domestic abuse & violence if it weren’t based on a true story. A bit hard to watch at times for that reason but certainly relevant to the climate of oppression women are fighting hard to escape from. 

    This is certainly one of those too crazy to make up type of stories, I remember hearing about Tony Harding constantly in the news and all…