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  • 2046

    2046

    ★★★★

    The film of a free man.

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    ★★★★½

    First re-watch in about 7, 8 years, so details were sketchy. Thinking throughout what people mean when they describe something as "Lynchian", which happens a whole lot. It's usually just anything which contains someone walking through an empty house set to a sub-aural rumble. But the director whose films I was most reminded of while watching this again was Hong Sang-soo, as both are masters of playing hide-and-seek with perspective and the inner conscious. The moment I realised I loved…

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  • My Neighbor Totoro

    My Neighbor Totoro

    ★★★★★

    No plot.
    No central character.
    No antagonist.
    No defined purpose for side characters.
    No threat.
    No three acts.
    No jokes.
    No punchlines.
    No explanations.
    No internal references.
    No catchphrases.
    No political polemical voice.
    No melodrama.
    No lessons.
    No beginning.
    No end.
    One of the best films ever made.

  • Ant-Man

    Ant-Man

    ★★

    Very tempted to click the "I've seen this film before" tab.