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  • The Dark Knight

    The Dark Knight

    ★★★★★

    mhmmmm

  • Stoker

    Stoker

    ★★★★½

    So glad I finally got around to this! "Stoker" is pure gothic magic, and it reminded me of the kinds of books I used to read when I was younger, which was dope. The imagery and storytelling almost felt like a modern-day fairytale and made my heart soar, and this is yet another instance of Director Park showing us the grossness and danger of men&the male gaze. I love this to bits (that fucking piano scene, man).

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  • L'Avventura

    L'Avventura

    ★★★★

    this movie killed my soul and i don't know who i am anymore... also low-key wishing that this could have been 2 1/2 hours of monica vitti making faces in the mirror. this could also be renamed "men are gross and ugly and can't stop staring at women."

    *EDIT* i'm adding more to this because i read up on it a little, and also watched the criterion bonus feature of olivier assayas' commentary about it, because i really want to…

  • Her

    Her

    ★★★★★

    I don't think I've cried over a movie this much in a while, and even though I've seen it before, i just feel so moved by essentially every aspect of it. It's the most meaningful and touching portrayal of communication, perception, and pure feeling that I've ever seen in film, honestly. I love Theo and Amy's friendship and heart-to-hearts, one of the best and purest friendships to grace the screens! And Samantha's own development and wonder about simply existing is…