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  • Personal Shopper

    Personal Shopper

    ★★★★

    “Cinema is about resurrection. Cinema is about dealing with your own ghosts and bringing them to life. Cinema can explore your subconscious and your memories, but mostly it allows what is lost to come back.” -- Olivier Assayas.

    With these magnificent and accurate words of the director of "Personal Shopper", Olivier Assayas, I retained the idea in mind of what was to be seen. Finishing the movie leaves you thinking. The ghosts, the ones that are really wandering in our…

  • A Bad Moms Christmas

    A Bad Moms Christmas

    ★★

    Watching "A Bad Moms Christmas" is like when you take a 2016 model car to scrap, and the next year you have a model 2017 to do the same. At the end, there are two tin cubes on the floor. No matter its price, nor its improvements, the same destiny will touch them – to be junk.

    Even so, "Bad Moms" was a hit and is not such a bad comedy after all, but its "update" is a replica that…

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★★

    When I entered the movie theater I already had an idea of the movie I was about to watch. My dad accompanied me, and I just told him: "it will be a romantic drama". Neither he nor I measured that we were about to see something of the size that "Call Me by Your Name" represents. Watching the movie, we smiled so much, sobbing, arguing, pointing, and even shouting. When we finished we were happy and we knew that, as…

  • Thelma

    Thelma

    ★★★★

    There are many important things that happen in "Thelma", but I must recognize in the first place the uniform ambience that it has from beginning to end: calm from core to edges and dreamy, under the musical composition of Ola Fløttum that makes you float in all the movie. On that trip, there are pleasant sensations and others that simply are not, but the lightness that our bodies acquire, that cannot be stopped. This is an artistic piece for the…