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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★½

    It's a shame that Nolan managed to turn such a minimalistic plot in something cheesy and dull. This could have been so much better.
    It's quite an intense experience to say the least, as Nolan decided to make the storyline non-linear for absolutely no other reason than to pace the intensity of the scenes at his will -- something I really did not enjoy, as it made the film more unfocused and dimmed down the suspense. Putting the non linear…

  • Split

    Split

    ★★★

    I loved some things about this movie but hated some others so much that I'm afraid I might split into different personalities.

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  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice

    ★★★★½

    "And to drink Gentleman? You're going to want to get good and f*cked up before this meal."

    Intelligent, dense and hilarious, full of sub-plots that intentionally make it confusing, making us feel like we're "tripping" like the protagonist - the amazing Joaquin Phoenix, who was once again ignored by the Oscars, year after year. I think one day there will be a year that it's just too obvious how great Phoenix really is compared to the others, and finally gets…

  • Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One

    Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One

    ★★★★

    "As Mil e Uma Noites" is the latest film by the Portuguese Miguel Gomes, a director who already caught my special attention with his "Tabu", which also received very positive appreciation, in Portugal and internationally. His new work, a trilogy amassing 381 minutes divided in 3 Volumes, debuted at Cannes, at the Director’s Fortnight, having been considered for Palm d’Or but its sheer duration would be problematic for the festival’s agenda. Meanwhile, it has already won some prizes, such as…