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  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    ★★★★★

    So this post is gonna get a bit personal and has nothing to do with the film (which by the way is an absolute masterpiece, is in my top 10 and if you're curious for my review of it, here it is).

    I relate a lot to Joel Barish from Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind in the sense that I'm always awkward with people, am always questioning myself and have zero confidence. But the reason I identify with Joel…

  • Satantango

    Satantango

    ★★★★

    A 7 hour opus unfolding the human condition in mesmerising fashion. While I did start to feel a bit worn down by the run time and was a bit annoyed at times by the unnecessary lengths of some of the long takes (didn't really add much for me considering the film was already so immersive), I was quite pleased with Sátántangó. Hypnotic, atmospheric, and full of depth, I can see why this is considered a classic of world cinema. Not one of my favourites, but a great film nonetheless. 

    4/5

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  • Paths of Glory

    Paths of Glory

    ★★★★★

    "Gentlemen of the court, there are times that I'm ashamed to be a member of the human race and this is one such occasion."

    As soon as this film ended and as soon as I wiped away the tears, I sat there speechless. There are not many films that are able to do that but Paths of Glory absolutely did. This film is simply extraordinary. A complex, intense and unbelievably powerful anti-war film.

    Set during WW1, the corrupt General Mireau…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."

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    Definition: 2001: A Space Odyssey in 70mm on the big screen.

    For about 2 hours and 30 minutes I forgot how to breathe. I felt as if I had just witnessed something divine and something of a higher realm that belongs to the gods. I am honestly not lying when I say this, 2001: A Space Odyssey is easily...EASILY the greatest film I have ever seen. No other…