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  • The Devil Wears Prada

    The Devil Wears Prada


    theres a lot i could say about this movie, like how wonderfully perfect it is, an incredible combination of fun and painful and aspirational and relatable. or i could talk about how now that i am person who lives a life like andy’s, with late nights and tough choices, i have a much clearer perspective on how awful her friends and boyfriend are

    mostly just thinking about how much i like my life, even though it’s hard and scary and…

  • Malcolm & Marie

    Malcolm & Marie

    i am so uninterested in the “””evisceration of hollywood””” this movie is lauded for because that is truly a laughable idea coming from Levinson. i love me a really good monologue (hiiiii Mike Flanagan, miss you, hope you’re doing well) but wow some of these were so rambly and long and nonsensical that i couldn’t be bothered to care. it feels pedantic to say “these characters are insufferable and that’s the point” when that kind of insufferability is only valuable…

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  • Palm Springs

    Palm Springs


    i wonder how much of the value of movies we find purely due to projection. tonight i really loved the line “we’re already sick of each other. it’s great.” in an alternate universe, i’m in a completely different relationship, apartment, city, i’m friends with completely different people, my energy has gone to completely different places. what line would i love then? would i feel as good about myself in that world? or, conversely, would i feel as bad?

    i’ve been…

  • The Haunting of Hill House

    The Haunting of Hill House


    trauma feels like an annoying buzzword, especially in media criticism, but man the way this show uses horror to convey trauma is unbelievable. everything else is just confetti