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  • The Structure of Crystals

    The Structure of Crystals

    ★★★½

    Struktura krysztalu (1969)

    7/10

    The bright cinematography and the creative framing present in this film elevates a script that sometimes just doesn't know where to lead its story. It's pretty obvious from the start and through the acting that the guest has come with further intentions than to rest, but they are clear and supposedly uninterested intentions, but it's still treated as a mystery until his last scene. But it is a fascinating study of what personal liberties and wants. Curious to see more Zanussi for sure!

  • The Little Vampire 3D

    The Little Vampire 3D

    ★★

    The Little Vampire 3D (2017)

    4/10

    I don't actually remember any of the books, but as I voraciously read them in school, I don't think they could've been as thinly plotted and worsely characterized as this. The animation is godawful, as if everything was rendered and given no soul.

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  • Tokyo Tribe

    Tokyo Tribe

    ★★★★½

    Tokyo Tribe (2014)

    9/10

    I just want to learn Japanese so I can go to the 2024 anniversary screening with karaoke.

  • Antiporno

    Antiporno

    ★★★★½

    Anti-Porn (2016)

    9/10

    Ah, yes, Sion Sono, you crazy bastard, you've done it again. I like this new wave of films that are more than they meet the eye. This is part of the Roman Porno Reboot, but I can't imagine Nikkatsu being entirely happy with this, as it pokes fun at the concept of the Roman Porno itself. Like a modern day Daisies, this film has layers upon layers of realities, in which you just can't fully comprehend what's…