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  • Twin Peaks

    Twin Peaks

    ★★★★★

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

    THIRD RE-WATCH OF SEASON 1 UNTIL RESOLUTION OF PALMER CASE.

    At the start of lockdown, I expected to say that I'd watched a lot more shows than I have, all the 'masterpieces' that people discuss. However, that is not how it went. Lockdown is, near enough, over. Everything is starting to get back to normal now... and what did I do over that time? Watch Twin Peaks three times? Yes. Do I regret it? Not at all.

    This show has…

  • Inland Empire

    Inland Empire

    ★★★★

    I began my Lynchian journey near the start of the lockdown in a small town called Twin Peaks. After having seen 7 pieces of his work, I felt I had enough knowledge of Lynch and his style to appreciate and enjoy Inland Empire.

    And this was weirder than I expected; even from a director as surreal as Lynch. The first hour kinda, sort of, has a plot but once you reach the second hour it reaches new levels of bizzare.…

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  • Hamilton

    Hamilton

    ★★★

    I will admit - despite being a fan of some musicals - I’ve never really listened to Hamilton or even knew much about it... so most of this was a new experience and it’s actually quite good.

    The performances are really great and the music, mainly in act one is perfect. However, the storyline is really hard-to-follow if you don’t know a lot about the subject going in and Act 2 is sadly very weak compared to the first half.…

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    ★★★★★

    Not going to pretend I understood a thing that was going on for the whole final act. So glad I watched this - considering Twin Peaks is my favourite piece of visual media ever. It didn’t disappoint... this is one of the weirdest films I’ve ever seen. It’s also one of the best. 

    P.S: Another masterful score from Badalamenti who is definitely my favourite film composer.