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  • Black Mirror: Bandersnatch

    Black Mirror: Bandersnatch


    Innovative but also predictable.

  • Crazy Rich Asians

    Crazy Rich Asians


    While I understand why people are delighted to see an all asian cast hollywood studio movie for the first time, this movie is nothing groundbreaking to me. I mainly took issue with the confrontation between Eleanor and Rachel, who respectively represent Chinese traditional value and American value. The eventual triumph of Rachel felt like an implication of an unprogressive contemporary China being inferior in comparison with the west. All the elder women in the film were portrayed as judgemental, reserved…

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    One star for Sufjan. Otherwise can't stomach this film. Visually this film is gorgeous (it can’t not be pretty in that region of Italy anyway), but that is honestly about it. The editing is frankly horrible and the audio was really off to me.  Neither of the main characters are likeable, at least to me, they are way too smug, pretentious and self-involved. There is just no substance in the plot, it is tedious and maudlin. An unimpressive bourgeois summer…

  • Call Me by Your Name Sequel

    Call Me by Your Name Sequel

    literally who asked