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  • L.A. Story

    L.A. Story

    ★★★★

    Kind of a bizarre mess but one that has always had a close place to my heart as a native of Los Angeles. I still wish the last third didn’t lose as much steam as it did but this is still pretty funny. Also the only thing I’ve liked Sarah Jessica Parker in to this day.

  • Goodbye First Love

    Goodbye First Love

    ★★★

    Not sure I agree with every modern French filmmaker’s unanimous decision to emulate Bresson’s style of acting... but hey that’s just me...

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  • The Revenant

    The Revenant

    ★★★★½

    A truly cinematic experience that totally melted my brain. Who knew we would have another spectacle film this year after Mad Max: Fury Road? Epic action with a Malick flair? Yes. Every single wound and injury was felt by the audience. The bear scene and the opening battles made my jaw drop to the floor. I feel so so so lucky to have seen this early because this is a truly special movie. The kind of movie we'll still be…

  • Mommy

    Mommy

    ★★★★★

    I'm a huge fan of Dolan. I strongly admire all of his films, even some of his weaker stuff (Tom at the Farm, which I think is underrated). I sincerely believe he's one of the brightest, most innovative young filmmakers working today. I went into this with extremely high expectations. EXTREMELY HIGH.

    And... holy fuck...

    Dolan exceeded every single expectation I had for this movie. Not just a little, but by a fucking ridiculous amount. This simply put is one…