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  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★★★★

    my mother after coming out of the cinema with tears streaming down her face: "woah, is that really how you girls feel?"
    Yes. Oh boy, yes.

    I don't know exactly how to explain Lady Bird, but I can attempt to explain how thankful I am that it was made.

    I have never related to a film this much before. Being a seventeen-year-old (in a month), Catholicism, parents's mental health, friendship, (desperate for) boys, experimenting with you-know-what, money issues, body image,…

  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water

    ★★★★

    “Unable to perceive the shape of you, 
    I find you all around me.
    Your presence fills my eyes with your love,
    It humbles my heart,
    for you are everywhere.”

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  • Back to the Future

    Back to the Future

    ★★★★½

    i never thought i'd like this that much but WOAH it gave me nostalgia for something i didn't even have

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    ★★½

    I'm sorry. I really am.

    I have come to the conclusion that Nicolas Winding Refn's work is just not for me. I didn't like Drive that much either, though everyone else seems to love it. It was decent, but not as incredible as other people saw it.

    The thing is: it's not like I don't 'get' this movie. I completely do. The symbolism, the acting, the cinematography... everything just screams 'THE FASHION WORLD IS SUPERFICIAL' and 'ALL SOCIETY CARES ABOUT…