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  • Onward

    Onward

    ★★★

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

    surprisingly, my fav pixar movie in a long time.

    i feel like pixar has recently run into a theme problem - theyve either conveyed decent themes in a very obvious/bland way (inside out, incredibles 2) or theyve had decent execution of questionable themes (toy story 4).

    with onward, i think pixar has once again found an interesting/compelling way to tell a story that contains beautiful/layered themes. i guess it’s technically a spoiler that the movie is less about a father/son…

  • Uncut Gems

    Uncut Gems

    ★★★★½

    got to see a special screening with a Q&A w the safdie bros (moderated by ari aster!) & the whole experience was amazing. the score is great, sandler puts on a show, & it all feels so fresh/passionate/virtuosic

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  • Joker

    Joker

    if you’ve never swam in the ocean then of course a pool seems deep.

  • Little Women

    Little Women

    ★★★★★

    it’s perfect. absolutely perfect. everyone involved does such an amazing job, starting w greta. also, desplat’s score is easily my favorite of the year & my favorite overall since phantom thread.


    im going to sleep on it & review it with less tears in my eyes.