Sam

Anything neo-noir is an instant 5 stars.

Favorite films

  • Mulholland Drive
  • Fallen Angels
  • I Am Cuba
  • In the Mood for Love

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  • Loyal Citizens of Pyongyang in Seoul

  • The Battle of Algiers

    ★★★★★

  • Candyman

    ★★★½

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    ★★★★

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  • Blossoms Shanghai

    Blossoms Shanghai

    ★★★★★

    Haven’t seen it (obviously) but some dickhead already rated it 1 star so we gotta even the playing field in honor of the goat himself, Wong Kar-Wai (Happy Birthday king)

  • Nomadland

    Nomadland

    ★★★★

    This is the kind of beautiful, uneventful, poetic, touching, and insightful Classical Style Modern Cinema I have been yearning to see all year long. 

    Nomandland is so much more than what I hoped for it to be. It’s an unexpected touching and meaningful study on the faults of CaPiTaLiSm, mortality, grief, poverty, and coping with all of such. 

    The plot is simple but intriguing and mystical enough to work due to the countless eccentric, well-developed, and interesting characters, lessons, and places Fern…