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I am to this site what The Meg (2018) is to cinema

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  • Chungking Express
  • Harakiri
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Carlos

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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★½

  • Brawl in Cell Block 99

    ★★★★

  • Bone Tomahawk

    ★★

  • The Parallax View

    ★★★½

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  • Carlos

    Carlos

    ★★★★★

    Guerrilla war struggle is a new entertainment 

    Gang of Four- 5:45

    Terror itself is a commodity. There is value in the violence. Not the aftermath- the extinguished life, nor the damaged structure. The value of terror is in the spectacle. Carlos shoots right between the nose, not for effectiveness, but for the brutal spectacle. As often we expect from the movies pink mist sprays out from the back of their heads, but here it is real. We are consumers of…

  • Burning

    Burning

    ★★★★★

    Perfectly captures the essence of Murakami. A dreamlike trance that makes you question what is real and what is paranoia. The droning of the sleepy jazz, and the muted vibrance of the dusk created and atmosphere that perfectly matched this story. The first half while somewhat visually similar to the rest of the movie perfectly flows from a light, yet well written drama, into  the hitchcockesque nightmare near the end. This film felt like a fever dream in the best way possible.

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