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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road is the most remarkable movie of the 21st century. I have seen this film about 10 times and it still holds up. It is a densely constructed tale featuring feminist and socialist criticism of societal structures barely hidden in a 2-hour-long action sequence. There is no other movie that depicts toxic masculinity and capitalism as a stupid, destructive religion this effective. Using action as a delivery mechanism for these ideas makes it all the more appealing,…

  • Metropolis

    Metropolis

    This epic fuses genres and motives like science fiction, the Freaky Friday-routine, a love story and social drama perfectly and casual like it isn‘t a big deal. Production design and special effects are perfectly over the top. Fritz Lang and Thea von Harbou were way ahead of their time. Metropolis is absolutely worth its two and a half hours runtime.

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  • Radio Home

    Radio Home

    Hömma du Arschloch, dat is en Film dene kucken muss, wennze in Ruhrgebiet aufgewachsen bis. Et is gets nich so, date hier den Zitizen Kän von Bochum bekomms, aba immahin is en guten Kamming off Etsch-Film dabei rausgekomm'. Et gab Zenen, wo ich mich bald an Popcorn verschluckt hab vorn Lachen. Außerdem is mir aufgefall'n, dat ich mein ersten richtichen Kuss au auf ner Party in nem Ruhrpottkeller hatte. Für sonne neural… nostalg… Späße wo de an früher denks, is Radio Heimat genau dat richtige! Nur dat mit den Radio hab' ich nich so richtich verstanden. Da war nur so'n ollen Kassettenrekorder.

  • Look Who's Back

    Look Who's Back

    One part tedious attention seeking, one part vomit in my mouth, one part well observed satire about german media and society. A very german comedy and by that I mean a good idea half-assed executed. Meh.