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  • The Little Hours

    The Little Hours

    ★★★★

    I'm shocked this is getting middling-to-poor reviews from a lot of people I trust... I loved this. It's 100% committed to what it's doing, so what could've turned into a lazy "haha, the nuns are swearing" thing actually ended up feeling really fresh and even poignant to me.

    I gotta find out where exactly they filmed, too... I wanna go there.

  • Possibly in Michigan

    Possibly in Michigan

    ★★★★

    Sometimes I just have to remind myself that this exists.

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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

  • The Village

    The Village

    ★★★★

    I think I have a lot more admiration for this than the rating implies. It's such a personal, odd movie, I can't help it. The cinematography is gorgeous, as is the score, and I really love the freakishly earnest performances. Everyone is so committed, everyone so clearly believes. It takes a really daring and confident directorial hand to pull that off, I think. Even Adrien Brody's performance - in a role which is probably the film's biggest misstep - is…