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  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Caché
  • Taste of Cherry
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

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  • The Power of the Dog

    ★★★★

  • Don't Look Up

    ★★

  • Squid Game

  • Yesterday

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  • The Power of the Dog

    The Power of the Dog

    ★★★★

    So so good. Loved the subtly shifting power plays and the fascinating ways Campion's direction captures the parameters of Phil's psychology. Especially loved his covering himself in mud and bathing in the water.

  • The French Dispatch

    The French Dispatch

    ★★★★

    "Maybe one day we'll find out what alluded us back home."

    No better way to celebrate finishing my last midterm. Of course with Wes Anderson there's bound to be some parts more/less frivolous than others, but undoubtedly full of heart and rather poignant. Charming and fun and very warm.

    A monochrome article occasionally coming to life in colour, food inspiring the sensation of a swirling camera, reality so bizarre it could only be expressed with a comic strip. "There's no…

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  • Crashing

    Crashing

    ★★★★

    so messy and so well orchestrated. loved it

  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things

    I'm Thinking of Ending Things

    ★★★★★

    HUH!? WHAT?
    NO American director is making movies like this. I had no idea how much I needed a Kaufman film every year until this began. It seems we only get one every recession. Kaufman transcended Jonze and Gondry a long time ago. Metaphysical conversations (or monologues?) on eternal recurrence and the ubiquity of individuality and the television eating us alive and roofies and dance and music and awards for diligence but forever really seeking the award for acumen with every reference to Cassavetes and Wallace and Tolstoy and Kavan and thoughts as words and the person next to you as a projection of yourself and