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  • Eraserhead

    Eraserhead

    ★★★★★

    4k restoration undertaken by the Criterion Collection and David Lynch, screened at the North Park Theatre in Buffalo, NY. My appreciation for the sound design and mixing is newfound.

  • Alien³

    Alien³

    ★★★

    Assembly cut. Compelling ideas and drama, but a bit too long. I'm not so bothered by the nihilistic opening -- this is, after all, horror, and Ripley losing her reason to keep on living makes a compelling contrast to the rapists and murderers who have devoted their lives to God and the possibility of salvation. The latter half of the film bogs the rest down unfortunately.

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  • It Follows

    It Follows

    ★★★★½

    I now have a list of three directors who could take a crack at an adaptation of Charles Burn's "Black Hole": David Fincher (formerly attached), David Cronenberg, and now David Robert Mitchell. The three Davids, as it were.

  • Knight of Cups

    Knight of Cups

    ★★★★½

    "Living my life is like playing Call of Duty on easy. I just shoot it up!"