💖💗💞 heartbreak feels good in a place like this 💞💖💗
pleasant and charming, overall an average but not great regency piece. the main romance just wasn’t strong enough - the tension and chemistry between them was lacking. I did love the strong female gaze, it’s always a great feeling to be able to tell a film was definitely directed by a woman.
preface: before this I was in the bathroom at the sinks and the lady beside me goes “dont you just love old fashioned sinks!” And I was internally like WHAT then looked up and it was TESSA THOMPSON and we proceeded to have a convo about sinks. then I go to my seat and not only is she sitting in front of me, but then Damien Chazelle comes and sits in my row a couple seats down????
The world is gonna erase you. There’s not a place in this world for you, and for people like you. Couple of years.. you’re just gonna be a shadow, just like me.
shit. i have a million thoughts about this, and I’m left speechless by the fierce and raw performance by Maggie Gyllenhaal and the profundity of this film’s message. The character of Lisa is the vastly complex heart and soul of this film. Lisa’s internal anger and dissatisfaction with…