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Favorite films

  • In the Mood for Love
  • Annie Hall
  • An American in Paris
  • The Cranes Are Flying

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  • Vortex

    ★★★½

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    ★★★

  • Postmen in the Mountains

    ★★★

  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

    ★★

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  • The Celebration

    The Celebration

    ★★★★★

    Ah yes, a thanksgiving essential for the whole family.

  • Repulsion

    Repulsion

    ★★★★

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

    A haunting exploration of the effects that sexual assault can have on a victim’s life. 

    Nothing is held back here in terms of its portrayal of sexual violence and aggression- yet the film still feels delicate, patient, and sympathetic to its main protagonist. Ironic of course, considering it came from the dirtbag that is Roman Polanski. 

    Information here is delivered masterfully- particularly with the film’s final shot: a disturbing but brilliant visual of the family portrait (which I previously thought…

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