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  • The Perfect Man

    The Perfect Man

    fashion superstar carson kressley serving sad sad 00s gay stereotypes

  • If Beale Street Could Talk

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    ★★★★★

    jenkins is drunk in love with his two leads and those close-ups he mastered in Moonlight have developed this honeyed flavour (i feel its because the film moves u to feel theyre lookings into eachother's eyes not the camera) that when matched with Britell's fuckn score i just kept crying. otherwise the delicious and restrained use of melodrama mise en scene and framing plus non-pastiche heist movie cues (!) underlined a true cinephile director who knows how to thread together a completely new kind of film experience. heart clutchingly genuine throughout, loved it mwah

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  • Boarding Gate

    Boarding Gate

    ★★★★★

    3 reasons why this is a five star film:
    - It's 2007 and Asia Argento has a snakeskin motorola razr
    - Asia Argento clicks on 'Im Feeling Lucky!' when she uses google
    - Eno's Music for Airports actually plays when Asia is at the airport

  • BPM (Beats per Minute)

    BPM (Beats per Minute)

    ★★★★★

    Fight, suffer, rave, repeat. 120 BPM shows the defiant rhythms of queer, ‘poz’ life – one of exquisite pain, and dancing through the tears – all to the ever-pulsating (bronski) beats of 90s club culture. Both formally and spatially, 120 BPM exists in the same realm of Mia Hansen-Love’s thoughtful rave film, Eden, but clubbing here is just part of a routine, a necessary salve at night-time, hardly spoken about, to soothe the sadness of the hospital visits and fruitless…