I want you to know that I have no one but you. And I miss you every minute, every second that goes by. But my pride will never let me tell you this. I know very well how terrible or impossible it would be to part from you. Just as I know that you do not love me anymore. I know…
Criterion Challenge 2021 | Week #19
Can you find solace in an ever-changing world of emotional reliance? Words for emotions are fruitless and the same goes for all those positive and negative adjectives. Of course they're useful and I'm just being sort of crazy right now, but there…
I don't have enough sufficient energy right now to hate on this, nor any other blatantly trashy-movie, but the description ('and now she really needs to “stand tall”') nearly drove me to commit a war crime.
(un)Luckily, this sequel is unbearably boring and trite. arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh
'We try to run away from the past, to hide from the past, but no human being can succeed at that. It's not that time passes, it's that the past weighs more heavily on you.'
- Asghar Farhadi
Iran's current most well-known and acclaimed active filmmaker (apart from Jafar Panahi), Asghar Farhadi, ventured out of his native country in 2013 for his first non-Persian film; having faced both love and hate in Iran's heavily censored artistic world, Farhadi went to…
BRUH NO ONE WARNED ME THAT THIS WOULD BE THAT DEPRESSING 😭. I never expected to cry during a historical epic. I really thought this would be some cool action-packed epic and while it is that (not very action-packed though), it's also so much more than that. The dark depressing nature took over within 1985's Ran, a film I had called my most anticipated for multiple months and let's just say that it delivered. In fact, this very "most anticipated…
The eternal search for love and the simultaneous enduring eloquence and heartbreaking inadequacy of memory. I am not a romantic and never have been one; in fact, depressingly and hilariously, I've never been romantically in love which has made it a difficult task for me to relate to countless romances told through stories in different formats and yet all I need is to see. Love is distinct and sometimes I witness the very persistence of love that brings me near…