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  • Wild at Heart

    Wild at Heart

    ★★★★

    Even though Wild at Heart isn’t the masterpiece that Mulholland Drive is, it’s still a highlight of Lynch’s filmography. Incredibly goofy, sexy, and weird, this movie is Natural Born Killers with less murder and more speed metal. Highly recommended.

  • Wake in Fright

    Wake in Fright

    ★★★★

    What starts off as a seedy Oz-sploitation flick quickly becomes a rather profound examination of identity, destiny, and the eternal conflict between civilization and the perceived threat of barbarism. Wake in Fright masterfully uses its backdrop of Australian outback to capture a mood of alienation and despair in a manner reminiscent of George Miller's Mad Max franchise. Though the film's perspective is limited to that of the protagonist, a schoolteacher stranded in the boonies by a bonded contract, Donald Pleasance…

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  • 8½

    ★★★★½

    No director embodies the films as dreams trope as well as Fellini. 8 1/2 is the ultimate evidence of that. This film creates a narrative in which dreams and reality exist side-by-side, each informed by the other. Images abound with eroticism and tropes of sadism and masochism. Though I personally find La Dolce Vita to be more entertaining, it's undeniable that 8 1/2'a visuals are the strongest of Fellini's black & white period.

  • Deadpool 2

    Deadpool 2

    ½

    This would be a great movie for someone who hates movies and thinks that saying swears counts as a joke.