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  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    Nine companions... so be it. You shall be the fellowship of the ring.

    The beginning of an epic and one of the greatest, if not the greatest, epic to ever be put to screen. 

    Who’d ever think we could get scenes like the Balrog and Cave Troll this early on in special effects? Mesmerizing stuff, even this many years later.

  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    They call themselves Birds of Prey. I call them dorky little do-gooders.

    You guys really thought I would’ve passed on seeing this a third time? C’mon, it kicks ass!

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  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    Give your soul to the dance.

    Every bone crunch. Every drop of blood. Every hip thrust and body thrown. This is a purely hypnotic, aggressive, grimy and blood fueled nightmare from beginning to end. The film completely ends this disbelief that a remake can’t be anything more than the original. Recreating from the ground up and establishing something even the classic can’t touch, which I say with so much confidence. 

    Completely engrossing, with terrifying spectacle and allure all at once. There were…

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    I dreamt of stabbing you in the eye.

    More thoughts to come soon but I ABSOLUTELY needed to log this right now. What Barry Lyndon is to Kubrick is what The Favourite is to Lanthimos. A game of chess, played with the most manipulative and seducing tactics and yet ever so precise. Yorgos Lanthimos is at the top of his game here and I just need to enunciate how amazing and entertaining this was. All the accolades this has gotten…