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  • Murder on the Orient Express

    Murder on the Orient Express

    ★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Mob justice vs. the monolithic law — no wonder it takes place on a train in transit, trapped in the old frontier.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    Black & Chrome Edition. Much more than just a greyscale version of the film. I’m still fucking out of my mind that this movie exists.

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    Ever since I joined Letterboxd, nothing has scared me more than the idea of trying to write about 2001: A Space Odyssey. The fact that everything has "already been said" about this masterpiece has itself already been said so many times that there's not even an original means of expressing my lack of originality left at my disposal. So with the knowledge that I will probably never be able to fully encapsulate what makes this my favorite movie of all…

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    ★★★★★

    "Hey pretty girl, time to wake up."

    There was a time not too long ago when if you asked me what my favorite movie was I might have told you Mulholland Drive. There's a lot going on in the film and I certainly won't claim to understand all of it (something I might have done when it was my "favorite movie"), but I do have a reading of it that seems to answer a lot of the questions it poses,…