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  • Lung

    Lung

    ★★

    Honestly, the first thing I have to say is that after two films, it’s pretty apparent that Phil’s style is not for me. It’s not the gore that gets me, it’s the arthouse vibe. There are very few art films that sit right with me, sadly. I struggle to get on their wavelengths. 

    However, Stevens has one hell of an eye for framing and lighting. For all that’s made of the cinematography of last year’s THE LIGHTHOUSE, it can stand…

  • Guns Akimbo

    Guns Akimbo

    ★★★★½

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  • A Serbian Film

    A Serbian Film

    ★★★★

    The infamous “newborn porn” scene was far less shocking than expected... but it disarmed me because I assumed that it’s less than shocking actuality must mean the rest of the film wouldn’t be so bad, afterall. If this, the most infamous scene in the film, was actually more absurd than it was disturbing, surely the rest of the film must not actually be THAT bad. Boy, was I wrong... 

    From the following scene on, I was disgusted and on the…

  • The Mist

    The Mist

    ★★★★

    First viewing of this film. Watched Director's Cut (B&W) and it floored me. The ending is simply gut wrenching!