anyone who knows me knows that i’m not the biggest fan of rewatching movies because i always have this strong yearning to watch new things and discover more movies to love... but i just couldn’t help myself. i always find myself coming back to this film, whenever i don’t know what to watch, whenever i need a comfort film to pick me up, or like today, when i just needed something romantic to swallow me whole and make me want…
Lemonade Mouth 2011
this movie was SO ahead of its time. each character’s backstory shed light on real experiences that are so so important and often times so underrepresented.
for a teen movie made in 2011, this dealt with a lot - identity and having immigrant parents (Mo), changing family dynamics (Wen), having a father in jail and having no friends/emotional outlet (Olivia), hiding in a sibling’s shadow and dealing with pressure to live up to those expectations (Charlie) and feeling out of…
The Invention of Lying 2009
The invention of lying? More like the invention of boredom
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret. 2023
Rachel McAdams and Benny Safdie was a couple I was not expecting… was it just me or did they exclude him from the trailers?! Anyways this was very wholesome and idk if this makes me crazy but seeing Margaret go through all those awkward moments as a pre-teen just made me want to be a Mom even more 😭 also the actress who played Nancy Wheeler slayed a bit too hard 😨
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THE BITCH REALLY WENT DOWN INTO THE BASEMENT OH MY GOD WHO DOES THAT