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  • Boys in the Trees

    Boys in the Trees

    ★★★★

    I loved every minute of this magical, sorrowful and very vulnerable tale of two estranged friends who reunite on Halloween night.

    There's so much magical realism in this. A story that plays on the horrors of fables and the horrors of real life, and the choices we make that haunt us. In the cases of Corey and Jonah, these lessons are what brings them together again. They embark on an adventure, and escape into a world of tales, ghost stories,…

  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

    ★★

    JUSTICE SMITH AND THE HEAD-BUTTING DINO.

    That's all.

    edit: the head-butting dino is called a Stygimoloch.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    ★★★★★

    This film made me so fiercely happy. Star Wars hasn't just returned, it has been rejuvenated, expanded and glorified. It held it's own and managed to reminisce and bring back things I love about the original, and that felt so special.

    When I was a little girl, I loved the original Star Wars trilogy, thanks to mom and dad. I wanted to be a Jedi *and* Princess Leia at the same time. I also remember waiting excitedly in my 4th…

  • Breathe

    Breathe

    ★★★★★

    RESPIRE has the power to haunt you and the power to make you feel everything the characters are feeling: the obsession, the insecurity, the humiliation. It's almost all too real.

    Mélanie Laurent directed the fuck out of this film. I felt it creep under my skin, and I don't think I took a breath during those last thirty seconds. Magnificent madness at its best.