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  • Spirited Away

    Spirited Away


    This was my first rewatch since originally seeing it in the theater. For years, I had the unpopular opinion that this was one of my least favorite Ghibli films behind probably only Ocean Waves. That isn't to say I thought it was bad or anything, but my rating would have been something like a 3. Needless to say, this time I enjoyed it much more.

  • Intruder


    Movies always lose me when there is a tortoise-shell cat and they call her a male multiple times throughout the movie and give her a male name.

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  • Only God Forgives

    Only God Forgives


    I didn't plan on watching this twice in one day, but circumstances made that happen. It is a good thing too since it made a lot more sense and ended up being more enjoyable to me the second time around.

  • Cloud Atlas

    Cloud Atlas


    June Challenge film 55. What can I say about this film that hasn't been said far more eloquently by others? The first 15 minutes or so of this movie I found to be very nonsensical and I seriously considered turning it off and cutting my losses on the rental. Thankfully, I am not someone who usually turns things off and I stuck with it.

    Once you get into the various characters and their different timelines, this film really becomes a…