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  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor

    fuck michael bay and fuck the local movie channel which shows this every sunday at 8pm.

  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★★

    time is fleeting and ultimately meaningless but we all want to be remembered someway, somehow (like recording a film review on social media).

    pies are everlasting, though.

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  • Carol

    Carol

    ★★★★★

    i've watched this about three times now and i keep finding something new each time to wax lyrical about (right now it's the way the score swells in the same way repeatedly throughout the film). i need the blu-ray asap.

  • The Girl on the Train

    The Girl on the Train

    ★½

    As big of a trainwreck as its protagonist. I had the same response to the film as I did with the novel: had potential on paper but everything was just awful, from the turgid screenplay to the horrendous direction. I don't know if the publishers/distributors purposefully marketed the story as the next Gone Girl or whether people just compared them because both had 'unlikeable' female protagonists that were also unreliable narrators, but it really does the former no favours. Emily Blunt deserved better.