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  • Lucy

    Lucy

    ★★★★★

    LUCY: A.K.A WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT HOW INSANE THIS IS!

    i can’t really describe this outside of what were they thinking? also, who made this and can they make more films like lucy?

    one of the most purely cinematic films of the century, a film almost purely kinetic. like the resident evil series, later shaymalan and southland tales, this film does not bother itself with a plot or characters. the fact that the villains aren’t given the tiniest bit…

  • Manoel's Destinies

    Manoel's Destinies

    ★★★★★

    the first thing that is obvious in this show is the depressingly shoddy vhs quality. however, it may sound weird that it makes it even better. it gives a dodgy, uncomfortable, fever-dream-like atmosphere that only ruiz could really give. it’s almost like one of those videos of unknown origin that are said to have come from the deep web. also, even through the shoddy, loopy and broken release, the golden oranges and other colours POP!

    the best way to describe…

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  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    ★★★★★

    i don’t know about you but, why aren’t more people talking about the final scene, it’s the best part by far. leatherface carving through the sky, swinging his chainsaw frantically and erratically. the rising sun hitting the camera, bringing a new, radiant layer of oranges and yellows to the dark browns and blacks. it brings an apex to the film’s chronic and painful nihilism and nature of pure melancholy. it’s the closest a scene can come to absolute perfection. and it’s beautiful.

  • Bee Movie

    Bee Movie

    ★½

    films that i haven't watched:
    - seven samurai
    - harakiri
    - high and low
    - come and see
    - the good the bad and the ugly
    - passion of joan of arc
    - a brighter summer day

    films that i have watched over five times now:
    - bee movie