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  • Thoroughbreds



    So this is what privilege looks like and what happens when you figure out you can pretty much get away with anything.

    Unsettling, great performances, brilliant sound design. Writer/director Cory Finley's debut feature is diabolically delicious.

  • The Zookeeper's Wife

    The Zookeeper's Wife


    Finally catching up with this one as a late celebration of IWD. A wonderful performance from Chastain in a movie that is beautiful and sad and sad and which had me in near tears on multiple occasions. Lovely.

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  • Melancholia



    I’ve liked, though not always enjoyed. Lars von Trier’s offerings over the past few years but for some reason, likely the combination of length and expectation, Melancholia escaped me. With his new film due for festival runs this winter, the time seemed ripe to catch up with his 2011 offering. Why did I wait so long?

    Undeniably beautiful, Melancholia is also my favourite of von Trier’s works. It’s his exploration of a woman suffering through depression on her wedding day…

  • Wonder Woman

    Wonder Woman


    I have a few issues with it - namely the motivation behind one of the central moments in the 3rd act and a too-long action sequence - but otherwise, it's a total lovefest.

    At one point, I was so joyously happy, I even got a little teary-eyed.