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The Thing 1982
The design and puppetry is rightly lauded, but I also love the visceral, elemental juxtaposition of temperature extremes throughout; everything is either freezing or burning. The combination of the cold arctic setting with steaming flesh and the torching of mangled bodies is so visually and sensuously arresting, infusing the paranoia with acute elemental substance.
A Matter of Life and Death 1946
“And here’s the earth, our earth, moving around in its place, part of the pattern, part of the universe. Reassuring, isn’t it?”
i find something about this film profoundly cathartic. i've returned to it often over the past year and each time it's given me warm, gentle consolation