Aakansha

Apparently, my hobby is adding movies to my watchlist.
Not a "reviewer"; just a documentarian of my thoughts & feelings.

Favorite films

  • In the Mood for Love
  • Lady Bird
  • Phantom Thread
  • The Truman Show

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  • Good Luck to You, Leo Grande

    ★★★½

  • The Master

    ★★★★

  • Wet Sand

    ★★★½

  • Confessions

    ★★★★

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  • The Master

    The Master

    ★★★★

    the no blinking scene featuring joaquin phoenix and philip seymour hoffman!!!! sublime

  • Wet Sand

    Wet Sand

    ★★★½

    static shots, and a lot of cool composition. is more on the slower side (and better for it). didn't see the two reveals coming. liked the characters: moe, fleshka, amnon. want bebe sesitashvili to be in more stuff.

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  • Metropolis

    Metropolis

    ★★★★½

    Film School Drop Outs Weekly Challenge
    Week 6: Movement - German Weimar Cinema (1919-1933)

    "One man's hymn of praise became other men's curses."

    Metropolis is an ambitious masterpiece, made up of grand set designs, special effects and ideas (and just a hint of Plato's The Republic). For fucks sakes, its creativity and innovation bleeds into some of the intertitles, too. If Fritz Lang could achieve that monumental scale and scope back in 1927, one has to wonder what he would…

  • The Haunting of Hill House

    The Haunting of Hill House

    ★★★★★

    "The windows are the eyes to the house"

    Ever wondered while watching a supernatural horror movie, how that whole tragic experience will shape the family, especially the kids, in the future.
    Or just how you carry the ghosts (read: traumas) of your childhood into adulthood?
    Wanted to see This Is Us but horror?
    Wished Elsa was gay?
    Have been on the lookout for a show that was scarier than that one episode of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody that…