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  • A Face in the Crowd

    A Face in the Crowd

    ★★★★★

    You ever watch a film and when it's done say something to the effect of "holy crap" and you just sit there in silent reflection for a moment? Maybe longer?

    I had that experience after A Face in the Crowd had just finished. The flashing Coke sign in the final shot was blinking in my brain off and on off and on off and on offf and on. Something was driving me mad and I didn't know what it was.…

  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice

    ★★★★★

    I firmly believe if this film and Phantom Thread had swapped release dates, perception on both of them would change significantly

    In a year where nothing seemed to make sense, Inherent Vice wouldve been the guiding light for all of mankind to sit down, have a drink, have a smoke, and try not to think too much about all the crazy shit going on around you

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  • Spring Breakers

    Spring Breakers

    ★★★★½

    A beach party in the vein of Enter the Void. A mansion that glows pink like the neon letters in Drive. An hour and thirty minute party montage that oozes neon liquid and blares broken sound. A transcendent audiovisual trip into the depths of the American youth.

    Its Spring Break.

    Bitch.

    Compulsive trash humper and arthouse demigod Harmony Korine has somehow created one of the most visually and viscerally intense films of this generation. Uh huh. The film about Disney…

  • Pacific Rim

    Pacific Rim

    ★★★★

    We're canceling the apocalypse!

    Damn. DAMN

    Its official. Guillermo Del Toro has briefly restored my faith in the blockbuster.

    Bold claim? Well, you will just have to see the film for yourself. I'll have to admit that when the trailers landed for Pacific Rim I was one of the guys who let out a little chuckle and rolled my eyes. But after reading some info, watching some interviews with Guillermo Del Toro, I feel like I had this breakthrough. An…