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  • Hour of the Wolf

    Hour of the Wolf

    ★★★★★

    "You are yourself and yet, not yourself - the ideal state for an amorous encounter."

    "You don't see us, but we see you.
    The worst can happen
    Dreams can be revealed
    The end is near
    The wells will run dry,
    and other liquids will moisten your white loins..."

  • The Sacrifice

    The Sacrifice

    ★★★★★

    "We wait for something, we hope, we lose hope, we move closer to the death"

    "There is no death, there is the fear of dying"

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  • Marriage Story

    Marriage Story

    Please stop comparing this to the Scenes from a Marriage. Could be thematically similar but it is too distant from being on the same wavelength as that film resides.

    More Kramer than it is more SFAM.

    Don’t think that it is terrible nor awesome, IMO Baumbach has made some other films (for example Meyerowitz)  that are superior to what this film is.

  • Innocence

    Innocence

    ★★★★½

    Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

    What Demirkubuz does with this is something essential, expanding on the idea of film while creating a naturalism ridden story about the ones that are and were ostracized from the society. His camera and its stillness creates an impressionistic view that causes the perfect way to interact with its own characters, not too distant or close. It is all made to be well balanced.

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  • Andrei Rublev

    Andrei Rublev

    ★★★★★

    Truly an biblical experience, Tarkovsky's virtuoso on directing.

    To me, it is one of those films where I could not talk about it, I don't know a proper way to talk about it. I am really eager for an rewatch.

    "In much wisdom there is much grief. And he who increases knowledge increases sorrow."

    "You just spoke of Jesus. Perhaps he was born and crucified to reconcile God and man. Jesus came from God, so he is all-powerful. And if…

  • You, Me and Dupree

    You, Me and Dupree

    ½

    This proves that the Russo Brothers are specially made for Marvel.