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  • Loveless

    Loveless

    ★★★★

    I can't remember the last time I saw a film so devoid of hope. A cold, bleak look at broken families and the broken society which creates them.

  • Loving Vincent

    Loving Vincent

    ★★

    If you take away the painting gimmick (which is impressive but does begin to wear thin by the end), there's hardly anything of substance here.

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  • Totally Fucked Up

    Totally Fucked Up

    ★★★★

    Honestly I think if I had watched this when I was 17 it would have changed my life

  • Paris, Texas

    Paris, Texas

    ★★★★★

    I almost can't find the words to describe how perfect Paris, Texas is, but I'm going to try nevertheless. I have never come across a film which made me so happy and yet so profoundly sad at the same time. The cinematography, writing, direction, soundtrack and performances are all spectacular, I cannot find a single flaw with anything. The ending is heartbreaking and yet simultaneously uplifting - I didn't even know that was possible!

    After my first viewing I already…