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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

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    I don't think I've ever watched a horror film and actually almost shed a tear because I was so terrified. I wanted this to end. In fact I actually hated I went to watch this. Diverging a bit for comparison - the recent sci-fi horror Annihilation had two scenes (1. the bear scene 2. The humanoid/alien scene) which I would say were so utterly terrifying I wanted to walk out from the level of discomfort and terror I felt. Annihilation…

  • A Quiet Place

    A Quiet Place

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    If only the creatures came out of the screen and hunted the man who wouldn't stop crunching on his popcorn

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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

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    The state that you're in mentally can truly affect how you feel during or respond to a movie. For example it wasn't but almost two years ago that I watched Greta Gerwig's Lady Bird and it left me sitting outside the theater where I cried for an almost 20 minutes. In that moment I went back to a time where I remember going through exactly what Lady Bird had went through and it completely hit me in my soul. I've…

  • Glass

    Glass

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    2018 we started the year with Phantom Thread and in 2019 cinema we're starting with Glass and Escape Room - we are not off to a good start.

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  • Sicario: Day of the Soldado

    Sicario: Day of the Soldado

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    The first time I watched Sicario I said "if Denis Villenueve hadn't made this movie, it wouldn't be good" and now I know that I was right

  • Mid90s

    Mid90s

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    A24 trying to campaign children doing drugs for the Oscars when they should be campaigning for Toni Collette & Ethan Hawke's performance and Bo Burnham's script