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  • Paterson

    Paterson

    ★★★★★

    Added to: 2016 Ranked
    Added to: Jim Jarmusch Ranked
    Added to: .mpr.ss..n.sm .n F.lm
    Added to: People-being-People List
    Added to: Masterpieces of the 21st Century
    Crossing this one off of my Hype-a-de-hypelist

    Naming Jim Jarmusch a visual poet would almost be sarcastic. His work is a masterclass in nuancing the words of his characters and the beauty or ugliness in their surrounding world while trying to combine them both in a tender ode to life in all of its different…

  • Okja

    Okja

    ★★★★

    144 YEARS OF CINEMA
    Nr. / Year: 2017 (I've done it!!😭)

    Added to: Bong Joon-Ho Ranked & 2017 Ranked
    Crossed off of my Hype-a-de-hype List

    Finishing off this insane challenge is the much lauded Okja, Bong Joon-ho's most recent film, channeling an E.T.-like friendship between a girl and her pet superpig while simultaneously spreading a vegetarian message and an all-round anti-capitalist idea. While it's first act is indeed a very intimate portrayal of this endearing love, ending in an absolute, balls-to-the-walls…