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  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★

    This is an excruciating film that thinks it is way smarter than it actually is. I did admire it's set design and fantastic locational sound design though, yes.

  • Demons 2

    Demons 2

    ★★★

    This film is capital B 'bonkers.' Sure it's pretty much exactly the first film but in a bigger scale but that's kind of what makes it awesome. It's an impressive, gloopy, feverish dream of a film that benefits from it's perhaps accidentally dream-like acting and heavy, heavy 1980s aesthetic.
    Stand out moments: The ridiculously adorable attacking demon puppet and the demonic fight up the elevator cables. Jeepers what a crazy film!

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    I can definitely say that this was an incredibly and impeccably well put together film even if I myself am not exactly it's specific target demographic audience person, so to say.

    A little bit of the joy and awe was ripped from me when quite often wide shots would reveal my own neighborhood and force me to realize that while this fantastical glorious fake romance was blossoming I myself, a real human being, was but a mile away, toiling against…

  • Beasts of No Nation

    Beasts of No Nation

    ★★★

    A powerful, shocking, and terrifyingly present film.