May Leitz

May Leitz

Favorite films

  • Phantom of the Paradise
  • Eraserhead
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Possession

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  • Little Women

    ★★★★★

  • Emma.

    ★★★★

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

    ★★★★

  • The Iron Claw

    ★★★★

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  • Little Women

    Little Women

    ★★★★★

    Incredible film! The dynamic of the sisters and the way it flows between their stories makes for a beautiful mosaic of life and aging and how our stories often turn out better and worse than we expected.

  • Emma.

    Emma.

    ★★★★

    Bombastic and romantic. The first thirty minutes are almost a challenge of style that makes one wonder if the movie is even real, and by the end, the film's reality is fully realized and defined. There is a moment halfway through the film where the titular Emma makes a cruel slip of the tongue, and while justified in the narrative, feels unjustifiable, and from that moment on, the film is firing on all cylinders. An extremely strong piece of filmmaking.

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  • Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom

    Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom

    Salo or 120 Days of Sodom is fucking hard. Like, it's a hard movie to discuss. The majority of the community of people that see it either like it because it's fucked up or hate it because it's fucked up. On the other hand, I hear the argument more times than I'd care to that this film is 'gratuitous' 'boring' and 'void of intellectual backbone.' So basically there's a large group of people dismissing the movie and saying it's stupid.…

  • The Adventures of Food Boy

    The Adventures of Food Boy

    Go fuck yourself Food Boy.