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  • 12 Angry Men

    12 Angry Men

    ★★★★★

    I watched this film after years again. I saw it in a new angel this time. Saying this film is about the US judicial system is being short sighted. the real focus on the film is shades of different human characters in a modern society. it is an in depth study of human characteristics in a modern society. this is why it will always stay relevant. watching it this time, i was reminded by the "trump voter phenomena" Jury #3…

  • The Square

    The Square

    ★★★

    it felt like after his success of his previous film force majeur, Östlund was on such a high that he thought it's now time he needed to comment on all the relevant topics of the day.. all at once... No wonder the result is a complete mess... an experiment that had no heart and soul or direction..

    The only explanation I have is that the square was the frames of the film itself and since it's a place of acceptance…

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  • Eyes Wide Shut

    Eyes Wide Shut

    ★★★★½

    If you ever thought social contracts and norms of the modern life is enough to keep humans doing what is "expected" of them, then this film will break your reality into pieces.

    A study of the modern marriage has never been done in a more honest and brutal manner. Humans are not supposed to stay with one sexual partner as they are not built that way. Monogamy is a myth sold to us by the powers-to-be through religion, rule of…

  • Force Majeure

    Force Majeure

    ★★★★★

    Force Majeure gave me a year worth of material to ponder about human nature, institution of marriage, tradition, instincts, gender roles, absurdity of life, the indifferent universe, are we ultimately alone.. I can go on and on and on.. And yet all that was told through a relatively simple story on the surface with a great sense humor, beautiful cinematography, moving score and brilliant script.. cinema at its best.


    **SPOILER**

    The film up until the bus scene posed questions on…