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  • The Cloud Door
  • We're All Going to the World's Fair
  • Confessions Among Actresses
  • A Moment of Innocence

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  • Fire of Love

    ★★★★★

  • The Novelist's Film

    ★★★½

  • Human Flowers of Flesh

    ★★★★½

  • Flaming Ears

    ★★★★½

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  • Positive I.D.

    Positive I.D.

    ★★★★★

    There's a recipe for chicken played on a tape that particularly strikes me here. It narrates the preparation, the rubbing of spices, as a sensual act, one where by the end, the cook is "practically engaged to the chicken". It is this forced engagement by contact that alienates Julie a year after, that she is constantly marked not only for the violent assault, but for the televised trial afterwards. Like with the chicken, the hands of another stay; his name…

  • The Matrix Resurrections

    The Matrix Resurrections

    ★★★★★

    When logic and proportion
    Have fallen sloppy dead,
    And the White Knight is talking backwards
    And the Red Queen's "off with her head!"
    Remember what the dormouse said:
    "Feed your head. Feed your head. Feed your head"

    There's no concern given to the myth of a broader cultural legacy, only the specific effect art and revolution has on individuals moved and recognized by it. Bugs and Lexy, two of the new characters introduced as having already been freed from the…

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  • Gomorrah

    Gomorrah

    Weird alternate cut of Goncharov just dropped

  • Guinea Pig 5: Android of Notre Dame

    Guinea Pig 5: Android of Notre Dame

    ★★★

    flesh is temporary, gore amounting to a ship of theseus that as long as it is molded will then melt away; the hunchback of notre dame must be an android because how else can a statue live among bodies of granite if not molded from metal for flesh is too fragile to be warped or carved into form

    VERY SQUISHY

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  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    ★★★½

    For those of you saying this wasn't clearly gay enough:
    - Columbia logo literally shoots rainbows
    - what appears to be a parody of a Subaru
    - daddy issues
    - car lands in the dashcon ballpit
    - Le Tigre song
    - Y tu mama tambien parody dvd
    - Portrait of a Lady on Fire themed short film
    - "my parents haven't figured me out yet"
    - performative femininity/cowboy/ska phases
    - asks a girl to prom
    - pride pin
    - voiced…

  • Titane

    Titane

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I love my dead gay son