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  • Return of the Jedi

    Return of the Jedi

    ★★★★

    Puts the 'fantasy' into Science Fantasy. A wonderfully charming use of puppets and sets. I will forever adore the Ewoks despite the battle of Endor being a bit dull. Everything in the throne room scene is mythology boosting and emotional!!!

  • Star Wars

    Star Wars

    ★★★★★

    What a lovely adventure. How it changed everything!! So inspiring in its ambition and attempts. I just never want this movie to end!

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  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★★

    I wanted to compile a list of articles, videos and editorials that helped me dig deeper into Call Me By Your Name.

    How a Little Film Touched So Many Lives. Arranged/edited/curated by Barb Mirell. A book filled with stories from people who watched the movie and were deeply effected by its power. A large variety of demographics around the world are represented. A global fanbase. Profits from the book go to The Trevor Project which provides crisis and suicide prevention…

  • Brokeback Mountain

    Brokeback Mountain

    ★★★★

    "They'll be there 'til the day they die."

    You don't find movies that are as well rounded as Brokeback Mountain everyday. Great script, great acting, GREAT cinematography, powerful score and very fine direction which captures the sparsity not only of the landscape but of the characters' lives. I found myself focusing too hard on the happenings, which is when I realized it's not a dense film. Nor does it need to be.

    I think I've seen this movie differently every…