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  • Werckmeister Harmonies

    Werckmeister Harmonies

    ★★★★

    Walking: The Movie

    The story takes place in a small town and we see it unfold mostly through the eyes of János, a guy who goes around giving greetings to his uncles and aunts because he's a good lad. A circus whose performers consist of only two members; a man called "The Prince" and a dead white whale (is that you, Moby Dick?), then arrives in town and chaos soon ensues.

    How does the chaos ensue? Who is "The Prince"?…

  • Get Out

    Get Out

    ★½

    I've been wanting to watch this for a while now because almost everyone has been raving about it, but now that I've gone and done that, I can't help but feel that this film is overrated. The film's merits lie in the fact that it's a modern manifesto against racism and acts as a quasi-satire about racial politics. The technicalities and comedy (Chris' friend Rod is especially funny) also serve to uplift this film. Beyond that, however, it's not even…

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  • The Man Who Sleeps

    The Man Who Sleeps

    ★★★★★

    1.2k views is criminal. PLEASE WATCH THIS HIDDEN GEM THAT IS A FRENCH MASTERPIECE.

    You don’t need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Don’t even listen, simply wait. Don’t even wait. Be quite still and solitary.

    - Franz Kafka

    You'd think that with no plot or character development, or rather; a weak narrative structure and a poorly delineated character; that The Man Who Sleeps wouldn't be such a good film. The original source; the 1967…

  • Miracle

    Miracle

    ★★★½

    Based on a series of alleged apparitions of the Virgin Mary that took place in Cabra Island, Philippines between 1966 and 1972, Himala (Miracle) is a Filipino film that extends beyond the bounds of a simple retelling in order to tell a story that is laced with issues of poverty, truth, religion, desire, faith and fanaticism. The story is set in a small town called Cupang which the townsfolk believe is cursed due to its desert-like appearance, poor economy, rare…