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  • Punch-Drunk Love

    Punch-Drunk Love

    ★★★★★

    "When I was 17 or 18 I was eating lunch at this place called New York Subs (now closed) and I ordered my sandwich and sat down in front of this man (who I later learned was my parents' dentist, incidentally) who was by himself waiting on his food. When the waitress came by to bring him his order, I heard her ask him about the crossword puzzle he was doing. "Yeah, I find it's a lot easier to do…

  • Cinema Paradiso

    Cinema Paradiso

    ★★★★★

    A hypocritical, cheesy, lovely film.

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  • Bad Times at the El Royale

    Bad Times at the El Royale

    ★★★★★

    Holy shit

    That was brilliant. The acting, the direction, the music. Everything. It was wonderfully tense, emotional, fun, sometimes even funny and indefinitely entertaining. While watching this it felt as if you were watching a movie made by Tarantino but with a lot more heart. I felt for the characters and I hated some. The cinematography was beautiful.

    I could go on rambling about this movie for a while but that won't do you ( the reader ) any good. Just watch this movie. It's FANTASTIC!

  • Scream

    Scream

    ★★½

    I'm sorry and I know this review is going to anger a lot of people but...

    I really did not think of this as a good movie. Maybe it's because I haven't seen enough horror movies or because I had previously seen a great Woody Allen film but I thought this movie was bad.

    Sure it works on the whole meta level. I get that. It's cool I guess that it's a horror movie which constantly references other horror movies…