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  • Solaris

    Solaris

    ★★★★

    Wow. There’s so much going on in Solaris.

    I’m going to have to fully crack open this alien egg tomorrow.

  • Wings of Desire

    Wings of Desire

    ★★★★

    A film with the pace of an eternity. That’s not to say it’s a boring film. It’s so in the raw with some masterful shots of everyday life, one we all may take for granted much too often.  It’s a really gorgeous film. The film’s real life pace is completely necessary to feel how these angels may feel, experiencing no life but a spiritual one.  

    Sadly, Bruno Ganz’s passing is what really pushed me to finally see Wings of Desire.

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    I didn’t watch this movie until I was a Junior in high school but it changed my life forever. I know it sounds corny but The way 2001: A Space Odyssey made me feel changed how I watched movies. I have watched movies my entire life, watching and rewatching the same VHS tapes and DVD’s until they were worn out or could be reenacted to perfection because we usually had no cable. But the way this film made me feel…

  • Velvet Buzzsaw

    Velvet Buzzsaw

    ★★★

    I’d like to think this is in the same universe as Nightcrawler. It would make me like this movie a whole lot more. 

    What a strange loose tone this one has. 


    My other issue with Velvet Buzzsaw is the non-diegetic soundtrack played throughout what seems like the entire movie. It just ruined the film’s tone for me. It felt so low budget like it belonged on a mid day direct to cable movie. The harpsy string filled music fits well…