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  • Funny Games

    Funny Games

    ★★★★

    Michael Haneke's breakout film Funny Games is one of the more interesting films to come out of the indie goldmine of the '90s. A sobering commentary on the public's obsession with violence.

    It's about a family on vacation, staying at a lake house, who are taken hostage by a couple of young wankers looking to have a sadistic good time.

    It delivers the right amount of raw tension and brutal violence that you'd expect from this kind of hostage thriller,…

  • The Love Witch

    The Love Witch

    ★★½

    Congratulations to my own sorry ass for suffering through 1,000 films for this here godforsaken site! Technically, some of those films were logged through shitposts (i.e. My most popular review), but no matter, I made it! Hooray for me! Let's celebrate by... watching some piece of shit. But it's a recent film, I don't watch too many of those.

    The Love Witch is the second feature film from director Anna Biller (#PussiesCanDirectToo), and just like with her first feature, 2007's…

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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad has been nominated for an Oscar, and now I want to commit suicide!

  • Oldboy

    Oldboy

    ★★★★½

    It's my birthday today, I'm 15 years old, and as a wise man told me, I'm one year closer to death! What a coincidence that the main character in the film I watched today gets kidnapped on his daughter's birthday!

    This is the second film in director Chan-wook Park's Vengeance trilogy, and it is significantly better than Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance. This is a very well-crafted film in terms of story, editing, cinematography, and suspense. You can definitely see why…