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  • WHAT DID JACK DO?

    WHAT DID JACK DO?

    ★★★★★

    A David Lynch shitpost and it’s the greatest thing I’ve ever seen. I’ll be chasing this high for the rest of my years. An incredible breakout performance from Jack Cruz.

  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

    ★★★★½

    One of the few films that truly disturbs me and still holds up today as one of the most effective horror films. It’s a shame that the very explicit animal cruelty theme of the film tends to be overlooked or ignored. The guttural screams, gore, and filth of this film can be seen as a human depiction of the depravity of slaughterhouses. Rob Ager on YouTube did a great two part piece on this subject.

    Animal Cruelty part 1

    Animal Cruelty part 2

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  • Benny's Video

    Benny's Video

    ★★★★

    Probably one of the most pivotal moments to understand what Haneke is trying to convey is when it’s shown that Benny likes to broadcast a live feed of the view from his bedroom on his TV. Instead of actually looking out of his windows he prefers to completely cover them and look at the view on a screen. This case study is observing the most extreme consequence of living your life through TV and computer screens. Haneke would argue that…

  • Midnight in Paris