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  • Her
  • Stolen Desire
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Your Name.

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  • Irreversible

    ★★★★

  • Petite Maman

    ★★★½

  • Camellia Sisters 5 - Living Like Royalty

    ★½

  • Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy

    ★★★½

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  • Irreversible

    Irreversible

    ★★★★

    Review In A Nutshell:

    Was I prepared for the state of discomfort that this film was going to leave me in? I thought I was. However, Noé seems to be well aware of the power of his images and narrative, and given that he was able to achieve his desired outcomes - whether completely or not - the ripples that came from this experience are still felt even at the time of composing this review. The decided narrative structure and…

  • Petite Maman

    Petite Maman

    ★★★½

    Review In A Nutshell:

    Quiet and tender in its story of a young girl’s therapeutic fantasy, embracing more on the encouraged questions than the catharsis it seeks. This focus on the process stores the strength of its storytelling, with enough spaces and pauses in its rhythm for ourselves to insert into this therapeutic exercise. Had I stumbled upon this film at a vulnerable time in my life, the emotional resonance on me would have compounded.

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  • We Need to Talk About Kevin

    We Need to Talk About Kevin

    ★★½

    Review In A Nutshell:

    We Need to Talk About Kevin throughout left me extremely frustrated; it has a strong premise and the performances brought by the cast are beyond excellent, but the film's emotional pile up of unsympathetic hate towards its titular subject was simply exhausting.

    The film doesn't seem to have any solid purpose towards the relationship between Kevin and his mother, Eva; leaving the audience with scenes that executes its emotions perfectly, but left with a blank canvas…

  • Bee Movie

    Bee Movie

    ★★½

    I was kind of bummed that it didn't speed up every time the word bee was said.