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  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    The Wolf of Wall Street

    ★★★★★

    Fugayzi, fugazi, it’s a whatsy, it’s a whoozy, it’s fairy dust, it doesn’t exist. It’s never landed. It’s no matter. It’s not on the elemental chart. It’s not fucking real.

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★★

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  • Joker

    Joker

    ★½

    God I hate this film. A devastating signifier of the complete corrosion of artistic integrity in studio filmmaking. This film is only the latest marker of this current moment in film culture: a moment which shows that films like Taxi Driver or The King of Comedy - two films this monstrosity blatantly imitates - are never going to be made by major studios again unless attached to a comic book IP. The potential brilliance of these kinds of stories is therefore…

  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    ★★★★½

    Ok I fucking loved this, call it pointless, empty, boring or whatever but all those things would be wrong. It’s Tarantino’s most tender film. To the point where it was almost... moving? I never thought I’d say that about a Tarantino film, which is the reason this film is elevated as one of the best in his filmography for me. 

    ALSO each actor brought their absolute fucking A-game I could watch each and every one of this film’s characters for hours