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  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Blade Runner
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Arrival

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  • Sinister

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  • Sinister

    Sinister

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    Alright, I felt very "meh" about this movie on my first viewing, but so many people love it and/or say it's one of the scariest things ever - I had to give it another viewing. And I don't know what movie everyone else watched, but I do NOT understand the appeal of Sinister. This isn't me trying to be cool or different or tough - I just genuinely don't get it. Sure, the tapes and children are creepy... and??? Lots…

  • Moulin Rouge!

    Moulin Rouge!

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    A lot of this is really great, but damn, El tango de Roxanne is one of my favourite scenes ever put on film! Also, Toulouse yelling "The greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return" at the top of his lungs is a whole mood.

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  • American Murder: The Family Next Door

    American Murder: The Family Next Door

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    This one actually felt very exploitative to me. If you're looking for something to put the events of this case in a timeline - I guess, this documentary does a decent job. But that's all it does. It takes existing footage and arranges it in a specific order. It doesn't attempt to explore the reasoning. It doesn't attempt to uncover something you can't already learn from a simple Google search. It doesn't give it any kind of perspective. All it…

  • The Florida Project

    The Florida Project

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    OK, so first of all, Willem Dafoe is great in this.
    Second, the color palette and the way Sean Baker makes the ugliness of the world look almost whimsical is also great from the aesthetic perspective.

    But...

    Did I watch the same movie everyone else did? Because, apparently, everyone watched some magical, wonderful, best movie of the year about "real people" and "real childhood". I watched a movie about some the most obnoxious kids and adults/parents I've ever seen on…