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  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★★

    "In solitude, I felt the liberty you spoke of. But I also felt your absence."

    This is certainly Call Me By Your Name's most fitting companion piece. It's a ravishing portrait of the fact that it doesn't have to take years, or even months, to love a person. From the very first time you've felt something, that's it, you've already made yourself captive. Oftentimes, circumstances occur to end it. It's difficult, but you have to let things go for the…

  • Miss Americana

    Miss Americana

    ★★★½

    "We're people who got into this line of work because we wanted people to like us, 'cause we were intrinsically insecure, because we liked the sound of people clapping 'cause it made us forget how much we feel like we're not good enough. And I've been doing this for 15 years, and it's just, I'm tired of it. I'm just tired of the... just... it just feels like it's more than music now at this point. And, just, most days,…

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  • I Lost My Body

    I Lost My Body

    ★★★★

    "Do you believe in fate?"

    Just when you thought happiness has finally come in your terms, but then destiny turns it out to be the other way around.

    This is a moving portrait of loss and yearning. It isn't just all about a severed hand wandering through Paris. It obviously tells more than something else. It will leave you a lasting impression of how numbing it is to be incomplete, longing for something that, at the very least, doesn't even show signs of coming.

  • Triple Frontier

    Triple Frontier

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Everyone seemed natural, but Ben Affleck was just ... acting.

    So glad his character died for belittling a life of a donkey. DONKEY LIVES MATTER, you fools!