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  • Persona

    Persona

    ★★★★

    Uh-


    Had some bad subtitles for this copy, unfortunately. STILL PRETTY EFFECTIVE.

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ★★★

    Idk! Like a cross section of In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths, meaning only half of this movie's gusto really works at all for me, despite generally admiring what it was trying to do. One half of the spirit undermines the other half, ultimately leaving me wanting, despite some solid performances and a few scenes of tragic beauty, jaw dropping shock, and genuinely successful comic filmmaking.

    Maybe it'll grow on me. In fact I count on it. I just don't know…

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  • This House Has People in It

    This House Has People in It

    ★★★★½

    I loved this so much. The visual concept executed so brilliantly, and like Unedited Footage of a Bear, Alan Resnick approaches really dark, human ideas through such abstract and absurdist extremes. It might be an overstatement, but these past two shorts of his have shown David Lynch levels of artistic precision. This one especially really got to me, using everything in its clever setup to tell a story without TELLING the story. But the theme is clear and thorough (albeit…

  • Nathan for You: Finding Frances

    Nathan for You: Finding Frances

    ★★★★½

    A meta step that I knew Nathan For You was capable of, but never thought would be interested in taking.

    A stunning piece of reality bending filmmaking, and one of the best things Nathan Fielder and Comedy Central have done.