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  • The Other Side of the Underneath

    The Other Side of the Underneath

    ★★★★★

    ***One of the best 150 films I have ever seen.***

    [Workprint Version]

    Arden, aged 45 by the time of the film's release, beyond being an actress, director and screenwriter, was also a feminist belonging to the anti-psychiatry movement of the 1960s, and this is recognized as her most furious denunciation. The main hypothesis pervading this psychologically and technically groundbreaking unprecedented masterwork is that Psychiatry is a subjective science which methodology depends on the applicant. She had knowledge of at least…

  • Variations on the Same Theme

    Variations on the Same Theme

    ★★★★★

    ***One of the best 150 films I have ever seen.***

    One of the greatest miracles ever conceived in celluloid history:

    a) Is a thesis work
    b) Is a debut film
    c) Runs for 63 minutes
    d) Has 12 votes in IMDb, and will have 13 with my addition 24 hours from now

    Angelidi has now become my favorite female filmmaker of all times. This colossus is a metatextual exercise of Angelidi's fusioning of cinematic language, images language, verbal language, body…

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  • Love Exposure

    Love Exposure

    ★★★★★

    WARNING. The following movie has:

    1) 237 minutes in length
    2) The movie title appearing after one hour of running time
    3) A drag
    4) Tosatsu
    5) Kung-fu
    6) Sex
    7) Genital gore
    8) Ultraviolence
    9) Lesbians
    10) A "Virgin Mary"
    11) Erections
    12) Ass-kicking female teens
    13) Psychotic menopausal bitches
    14) Pornographic furniture
    15) A Joshuu 701-gô: Sasori (1972) tribute with a pinky film spoof character called "Miss Scorpion"
    16) Love
    17) Romance
    18) "Exposure"
    19) Lust
    20) Betrayal…

  • Drive

    Drive

    ★★★★★

    Before you ask, this is not my first Refn movie. In that way, I can know that:

    - He still likes to dress his crooks with light grey pants and have some of them bald, like if they were still living in Denmark.
    - He still uses an awesome techno soundtrack (with some pop touches that I can forgive) to open his films and to close them. The underground nudist dive bars / seedy joints cannot be omitted, of course.…