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  • The Lady from Shanghai

    The Lady from Shanghai

    ★★★★

    Welles just loved faces. I've never seen a film just full of amazing shots of the human face. I've been taking portrait photography classes and I plan on stealing quite few of the shots from this movie for projects.

    The plot doesn't make much sense and his Irish accent comes and goes but every shot looks so good that I didn't care.

  • Othello

    Othello

    I really need to see this on a big screen someday. It looked great on my television but the high contrast black and white must look so amazing in a theater.

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  • A Flirtatious Woman

    A Flirtatious Woman

    Well that turned out kind of rapey.

  • Ready Player One

    Ready Player One

    ★★★

    Saw it last night and enjoyed it in spite of its obvious weaknesses. I've never read the book but given that Cline co-wrote the screenplay, I assume that the movie sticks pretty close to the original and boy is the screenplay pretty terrible. The super heavy-handed exposition and the dialog are some of the worst that I can remember in a major action film. I can't remember rolling my eyes harder than when the Art3mis character yells something like "Look…