~ Hussein ~ حسين ~

~ Hussein ~ حسين ~

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I like horror, domestic dramas, and socialism.

Favorite films

  • Tokyo Story
  • Keep Cool
  • The Works and Days (of Tayoko Shiojiri in the Shiotani Basin)
  • Winter Light

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  • The Magic Flute

    ★★★★

  • The Wind Rises

    ★★★½

  • Madame Butterfly

    ★★★½

  • Cut

    ★★½

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  • The Magic Flute

    The Magic Flute

    ★★★★

    Nothing quite like this

  • The Wind Rises

    The Wind Rises

    ★★★½

    Not sure how to feel about this one. I love Miyazaki, and I am aware of his political activism and commitment to pacifism. and this is in many respects a great movie. But I'm not sure I fully buy the depiction of Jiro Horikoshi as this cute nerd who just wants to make a beautiful machine, ignorant (willfully or not) of what they'll be used for. I could be wrong about this, but the crimes that the Japanese Imperial Army…

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