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  • Before Sunrise

    Before Sunrise

    ★★★★

    I first saw this when I was a few years younger than the leads, thinking they were so cool and so smart that they clearly deserved each other's perfection. Now I'm a few years older than them and I recognise a lot more youthful arrogance and insecurities that I definitely could relate to when I WAS that age. It does so much to ground this love story in reality, making the escapism feel oh so possible. 

    So worth watching again…

  • Wilbur: The King in the Ring

    Wilbur: The King in the Ring

    ★★★★

    I never expected this to remind me of Exit Through the Gift Shop. And yet...

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  • Alien: Covenant

    Alien: Covenant

    ★★★

    It's not the straight-up reboot I was expecting, and I appreciate that. However, it still plays like a Now This Is What I Call Alien Vol 17 compilation disc of all the previous films. And I DO mean all of them. Take that as you will.

  • Wild

    Wild

    ★★★★

    It's a Terrence Malick film for feminists and people who hate Terrence Malick.