MrMagnusson

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  • Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment

    Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment

    That this film still, almost 60 years later is highly relevant is shameful and sad. Especially on a day like this.

  • Before Sunrise

    Before Sunrise

    ★★★★★

    But isn’t everything we dream in life a way to be loved a little more?

    It obviously doesn’t matter what I do or experience during a year. Because every year in April when I revisit Jesse and Celine I find out I’d rather be with or be one of them. 

    Still my favourite film, and I can’t really imagine a time when it isn’t so either.

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  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    The Passion of Joan of Arc

    ★★★★★

    So, this is one of those films that you just know about. You've heard about it and you've probably also seen the close up of Maria Falconetti's face. And it is also one of those films that are a bit like "The holy grail" of films, one that you can watch only after sufficent knowledge in film history and theory. That was how I thought about this film before I watched it.
    This is also one of those films that…

  • Stalker

    Stalker

    ★★★★½

    The last time I watched this film I wasn't really stunned by it, I acknowledged it's themes and it's direction and it left me wanting more of the ole' Tarkovsky but I did never feel it was "great".

    So for two days ago my friend who has a normal interest in cinema and films texted me the following "Don't you want to watch STALKER with me someday?".
    Naturally I thought it would be the film "STALKERS" from 2013 and not…