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  • Sunshine
  • To Live and Die in L.A.
  • tick, tick...BOOM!
  • Inside Llewyn Davis

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  • Red State

    ★★★½

  • Observe and Report

    ★★★★

  • Run

    ★★★½

  • Blade

    ★★★½

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  • The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life

    ★★★★★

    True harmony can only be achieved when one can look past themselves, as God is man divorced from ego. Tree of Life is a touching exploration of what truly makes life worth living. In one scene, a three-legged dog plays happily, marred yet unimpeded in its enjoyment. Divorced from internality, the dog only needs to appreciate the company it keeps and the time it has. Those connections have value, but the rest of the world fades away. Divinity exists within…

  • tick, tick...BOOM!

    tick, tick...BOOM!

    ★★★★★

    I feel like this movie was made for me to see at exactly this moment. Life is full of choices that beget more choices, but nothing satisfies the soul like choosing to create.

    This movie made we want to sit down and never stop writing. I won't get there today, or even tomorrow - but this is the first time in years I've felt like it wouldn't be a waste of time, just shouting into a void stuffed with unfulfilled dreams. True creation is its own reward, outcome be damned. I want to get there. I know I won't feel whole unless I do.