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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    I don't know if I've ever felt this completely fucked up by a movie in a theater. But in the 13-or-so hours since I got out, I've already gone from never wanting to watch this again to wanting to see it again very soon. Certainly an incredible display of craft from everyone involved (like, holy shit, that score).

  • Ocean's 8

    Ocean's 8

    I get why some people think this is a little... thin, or whatever. I mean, it certainly can't stand up to the previous 3 films in terms of visual flair and efficient storytelling. But those movies were directed by Soderbergh. By normal Hollywood standards, this is still a very stylish, quick-witted movie. With the most stacked cast of the year (Hathaway is fucking hysterical here - I've always liked her but this is the funniest I've ever seen her be).…

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  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water

    Obviously haven't seen this yet but hear me out:

    *clears throat*

    The Begilled

  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★★★★

    I don't know if it's profound, I'm not even sure it's very smart, but I do know that I saw a bunch of shit I've never seen before and that my body felt like jelly afterwards, and that's all I can really ask of a movie. I have to watch Black Swan again to confirm, but I have a hunch this may be my new favorite Aronofsky. I'm a little perplexed because this is not wholly unlike The Fountain in…