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  • Loving Vincent

    Loving Vincent

    ★★★½

    Loving Vincent tells the story of a young man, played by Douglas Booth, who comes to the last hometown of the late artist Vincent van Gogh and is faced with the task to deliver the proverbially tortured artist's final letter to his brother, leading him to investigate van Gogh’s last days.

    I’ve been following this film ever since I saw its teaser trailer on YouTube back in 2015, I really, really, I wanted to love this. So, it’s sad when…

  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★★

    i wasn't expecting anything out of this movie, but to a pleasant i really, really loved it. it gave me witty, self-aware humour, it's comedic timing is brilliant, and not to mention the palettes of complementary colours the legos were arranged in was an extra bonus

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  • American Beauty

    American Beauty

    ★★★★★

    Where do I even begin? The techniques of colour, camera angles, soundtrack, cinematography; especially in the dream sequences, god the dream sequences are something else.
    I could care less about the people who write American Beauty off as a pretentious claptrap of philosophical heft, heavily stylized and lacking real substance. This film means so much to me, I have seen it so many times, since I came across it years ago, that I have lost count. The first time I…

  • Her

    Her

    ★★★★★

    I remember watching Her for the first time, and when the film was finished I quite literally sat there staring at the screen for a good five minutes after the end credits disappeared, I couldn’t think straight for a while, I cried so hard, I was completely numb for a week. This is my sixth time (I think) watching Her since its initial release, and I still felt myself having a transcendental experience.


    Set in an utopic world of amenity…