• Her

    Her

    ★★★★

    hazme un tapeeee modo spikeee

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

    The Passion of Joan of Arc

    ★★★½

    Jeanne: [talking to God] Will I be with You tonight in Paradise?

    — jeanne is always framed from a low angle yet her face is always raised upwards (toward god) whilst the men's faces are always pointed down (raising the question many times asked in the bible: who are you to judge your neighbour?). 

    — not too fond of the acting (nor the methods forced upon falconetti), i do appreciate its memorability & the investment in characterization. it must have not…

  • Cléo from 5 to 7

    Cléo from 5 to 7

    ★★★★

    [...] And an intense love rushes to your heart, and hope. It's unendurable, it's unendurable.
    Franz Wright, from “East Boston, 1996; Night Walk,” in God’s Silence.

  • Banana Fish

    Banana Fish

    there are no excuses for an adaptation made in 2018 and if you think otherwise, well, i have news for you

    — the side characters are all so badly written you would at least expect the main ones to not be so lame but !!! no !!! there you go !!! a japanese twink virgin student and a troubled north american cis male teenager that knows how to shoot a gun !!!

    — glosses over many issues like gangs, drugs,…

  • Burning

    Burning

    ★★★★½

    It started out orange, and then blood red, and purple to navy blue... Meanwhile it's getting darker and the sunset is disappearing, and suddenly tears start to fall. 'Ah, it seems like I have reached the end of the world', this thought came to my mind, and I also wanted to disappear like that sunset. Dying is too scary, so I wished I could disappear like I never existed.

  • In the Mood for Love

    In the Mood for Love

    ★★★★★

    This is just a rehearsal.

  • La Haine

    La Haine

    ★★★★

    C'est l'histoire d'un homme qui tombe d'un immeuble de 50 étages. Le mec, au fur et à mesure de sa chute, il se répète sans cesse pour se rassurer: «Jusqu'ici tout va bien... Jusqu'ici tout va bien... Jusqu'ici tout va bien.» Mais l'important, c'est pas la chute. C'est l'atterrissage.

  • Minari

    Minari

    ★★★★

    the little kid's laugh

  • Plane Crazy

    Plane Crazy

    i, too, would rather jump out of a plane than kiss a man. good for her

  • One Million Yen Girl

    One Million Yen Girl

    ★★★★★

    I want to go to a town where nobody knows me.

  • Shoplifters

    Shoplifters

    ★★★★

    Giving birth automatically makes you a mother?

  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★½

    College Professor: Lady Bird, is that your given name?

    Christine: Yeah.

    College Professor: Why is it in quotes?

    Christine: I gave it to myself, it’s given to me by me.