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  • I Kill Giants

    I Kill Giants

    „You don‘t wanna get too close to me. People close to me get hurt.“

    When I read I Kill Giants by Joe Kelly, my grandfather had just died of cancer. For other reasons as well, I was probably at the lowest point of my life so far. The comic resonated with me like no other one before. I think I understand myself better because of I Kill Giants and I even believe it contributed to me getting better. I didn’t…

  • Like Father

    Like Father

    Kristen Bell as teenage detective Veronica Mars was my first crush on a fictional character. I followed her career ever since. I don‘t like most of her romantic comedies and I thought I would see one here, but that wasn‘t the case. Like Father is an honest piece on reconciling with the past to move forward in the present and the future. It sells some simple truths and most of them aren‘t very new. The movie is not groundbreaking in…

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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.