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  • Flavors of Youth

    Flavors of Youth

    ★★★

    So, this is basically a chinese Makoto Shinkai-esque anthology of melancholic tales about a kidnda lost youth, right? Yeah, sounds really Shinkai-esque. To the point it falls dangerously close of being just a pastiche of drama anime cliches.

    But ya know? I liked it for it's sincereness. It's a comfy watch despite feeling kinda more-of-the-same for someone who already watched a ton of drama anime.

    The third story is the best and the lesson we get from it is "don't be a simp!"

  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch

    Gremlins 2: The New Batch

    ★★★★★

    "Now, was that civilized? No, clearly not. Fun, but in no sense civilized"

    Top-class shitposting in movie form

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  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★★

    "Essa festa virou um enterro", teria dito o já falecido Clodovil sobre esse filme.

  • Ride Your Wave

    Ride Your Wave

    ★★★★

    I can't believe Masaaki Yuasa simply went there and made the cheesiest movie ever about dealing with grief and I frickin' loved it.

    It may be one of his "safest" works and despite me liking Yuasa the best when he's at his craziest, it couldn't help but love what he did here. This is a movie about human emotions and arguably the most powerful of them: love.

    The first half made it clear to me that Yuasa was being really…