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  • Opera

    Opera

    ★★½

    Another gem I watched during the Passos no Escuro movie cycle. Getting to see these Argento classics on the big screen with other people was one of my movie highlights of the year, particularly this specific session. It was a blast.

    On to the movie itself – I had never seen Opera before, so I didn’t know quite what I was getting into. I didn’t find it as successful as other Argento movies, as the characters are poorly defined and…

  • Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder

    ★★★★★

    I had heard a lot about Memories of Murder, and I’m pleased to say it lived up to everything I had hoped for. This is a fantastic movie - a look at the dark side of a criminal investigation in which the detectives end up getting sucked into a vortex of obsession, violence and failure, grim enough to swallow anyone. The slow descent into paranoia is fascinating and disturbing.

    This movie has no real resolution to offer you. It offers…

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  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★★★★

    It's been two days since I've watched this movie and I haven't stopped thinking about it. What a rewarding movie going experience. I love the multiple interpretations and the interesting conversations you can have around mother! Sadly, these days it's rare to watch wide release movies that dare to challenge you, so to me mother! deserves all the recognition it can get.

    Yes, it is surreal, visceral, and confusing. But it is an enriching and stimulating experience. Allow yourself to…

  • Jurassic Park

    Jurassic Park

    ★★★★★

    Watched in 3D to celebrate the 20th anniversary. Way to make me feel old, Jurassic Park! Anyway, 3D or 2D, this movie is still absolutely amazing in every way.