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  • An Elephant Sitting Still

    An Elephant Sitting Still


    The characters fill the screen uncomfortably. The camera feels like it's struggling to fit two people in frame at the same time. If it does, often the second person is out of focus. These people we follow have an immense, overbearing presence on us, it's almost all we can see.

    The camera follows chokingly close behind them wherever they go. They are pursued endlessly through their hazy day, chased by viewers through the slow gloom of their personal pains and…

  • Scent of a Woman

    Scent of a Woman


    I would like to earnestly thank Mr. Al Pacino for making me laugh for almost the entire duration of this interminable movie. One of the best comedic performances I've seen in recent memory, and in a story that is otherwise very up its own ass with melancholy.

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  • The Open House

    The Open House


    I loved the part when nothing mattered and everyone sucked.

  • A Star Is Born

    A Star Is Born


    This movie is anti wind farm.