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  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    “Now, if they cum, it’s ok. If they take it out, cum all over you, call a bouncer. Unless he gives you a big tip. If he gives you a big tip, it’s OK! Ya got that?”

    Goosebumps. Goosebumps, laughter, pure joy, excitement, sadness, and everything in between. Every time. Every time I sit down to watch it’s like a ritual. I need my basement, I need quiet, and I need privacy so I can be as loud as possible,…

  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    what i ask rn is your attention. you've put up with me and you've put up with my logs that seemingly going on forever. i go on and on and on, and instead of telling me to shut up, you listen to me. i love you guys. so tonight, give me that. because what i'm about to write is probably the most important thing i will ever say on here.

    i'm in niagra falls for a few days on vacation…

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  • Paranoid Park

    Paranoid Park

    ★★★★½

    V engaging. What’s so interesting about this is how Van Sant highlights what little role his parents have in his life. Each time you see or hear his mother, she’s obscured in some way. When she’s talking to him while he’s in the basement, the shot holds on Alex for awhile. Then when you finally see her, it’s an extreme wide shot. She is barely visible. When he goes upstairs, she has her back to the camera. The same goes…

  • Strange Days

    Strange Days

    ★★★★★

    Memories are meant to fade, Lenny.

    Some of the most captivating action sequences ever put to film. Enthralling. For over two hours this goes from twist to twist to twist. Every fucking time I thought I had it all figured it out, it would just pull the rug out from under me. Like seriously this movie has a charm to it that is unmatched. 

    What a perfect way to end this miserable day. Straight up vomited at work in front…

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  • First Reformed

    First Reformed

    ★★★★★

    schrader’s best film, the best film of the decade, the best male performance in recent memory.

    First Reformed was something i missed when it was playing near me. i completely forgot it had been released until i checked a few weeks ago. the showing was too late for the particular night, so i decided to go the next night because their website advertised another showing. i went that night only to discover that they had pulled it and the showtimes…