Jared_morgan

Jared_morgan

Just trying to explore movies and keep a track of what I’ve seen.

Favorite films

  • Persona
  • Heat
  • Suspiria
  • Breathless

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  • Censor

    ★★★★

  • Possessor

    ★★★★½

  • The Social Network

    ★★★★★

  • The Suicide Squad

    ★★★★

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  • Censor

    Censor

    ★★★★

    This was an exhilarating ride that was able to touch upon so many angles of censorship in an unbiased manor while crafting a compelling story filled with psychological derailment. Niamh Algar gives a wonderful performance as Enid, a censor for the video nasties during the late 70’s-early 80’s in Britain. She faces a mystery as a woman in one of the films appears to be her lost sister and things unravel from there. It takes a lot of inspiration not…

  • Possessor

    Possessor

    ★★★★½

    A wonderfully detail oriented psychological/body horror that had so many fresh ideas for the genre while also staying true to what makes them so amazing. Striking imagery, amazing character work both acting wise and writing wise as well a twist on the formula that had me delighted at how off guard it made me. It creeps into your subconscious and sticks with you forever.

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  • Pig

    Pig

    ★★★★½

    A melancholic masterwork ruminating on dealing with the past and loss. A career high performance from Nic Cage, the subtlety spoke mountains and provided an incredible arc for us to uncover slowly. I cried twice during the runtime, the amount of emotion conveyed with so little is astounding. A wonderful score, great sense of camera work and incredible dialogue round out this wonderful character study. The scene where he cuts down a character’s entire facade of a “high life” is…

  • Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell

    Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell

    ★★★★

    I will never be able to separate fields and the ocean again.