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  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★

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

    i have never felt so conflicted and upset while watching a movie before. in the 2 hours of the film i kept going back and forth between thinking it's either genius or completely senselessly disgusting. i think i, to some degree, understand what aronofsky was trying to say and i appreciate the biblical references, especially in regards to the role of "Him" as god, forgiving the masses no matter what in return for adoration and worship. in the first hour…

  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★½

    some initial thoughts:
    - the visuals and sound design were absolutely stellar
    - this is by far ryan gosling's best performance, the scene where he finds the wooden horse in the furnace had me shaking in the theatre
    - jared leto was completely unnecessary to this movie, i don't get why they cast him in that role
    - it could have been shorter, i found myself checking how much was left a few times
    - the jenny schecter lookalike is the love of my life

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    A Ghost Story

    ★★★½

    the movie equivalent of watching paint dry but like, in a good way,

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★★

    the slight sexual tension between baby and kevin spacey's character is my superhero origin story