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  • Roma

    Roma

    ★★★★

    I would have watched this earlier but when I went to the cinema to see it, it was sold out (*inner monologue* of course it was you fuckin idiot. Did you really expect there'd be tickets left on evening show from a film with a notable limited cinematic release? You turned up 5 minutes before it was meant to start, people would have pre-booked days ago. Even the guy behind the counter knew what a tremendous boob you had been.…

  • The Loveless

    The Loveless

    ★★★½

    Kathryn Bigelow's debut film is an interesting introspection upon the biker genre. Flirting with satire, Bigelow's exploration of the genre with its faux-masculinity reflects more of an arrested development and juvenility making this an enjoyable entry into a genre that (if we're being honest with ourselves) has largely and always been shit.

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  • It's a Wonderful Life

    It's a Wonderful Life

    ★★★★★

    I went to see this in the cinema and, for the last 10 minutes, silently bawled my eyes out in a room full of people.

  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    ★★★★★

    When I watched The Lobster I spent the whole film on the fence. I felt like I should be enjoying myself even though I wasn't. I just couldn't buy into it. But here I felt the opposite; I was meant to be having a horrible time but I couldn't help but be enthralled in the film. I felt like I shouldn't be, but I was. I was wrapped in its intrigue, fascinated by its unfolding. Its dark malevolence is hauntingly…