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  • Spider-Man 2
  • Jurassic Park
  • Heat
  • Silence

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  • Five Dedicated to Ozu

    ★★★★

  • ABC Africa

    ★★★

  • Roads of Kiarostami

    ★★★

  • Solution No. 1

    ★★★½

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  • Toothache

    Toothache

    ★★★★

    If I had seen this as a kid, this would have put the fear of god in me with regards to proper dental hygiene. Jesus Christ, the last 10 mins or so is a dentist explaining good dental hygiene while the kid we are following is crying and moaning in the background in pain as his assistant is working on removing his cavity. Even, to this day I have a fear of dentists so I can only imagine being horrified as a kid and brushing my teeth properly out of fear.

  • Orderly or Disorderly

    Orderly or Disorderly

    ★★★½

    I wish I too learned these life lessons as a kid through Kiarostami short films at school.

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  • Oththa Seruppu Size 7

    Oththa Seruppu Size 7

    This was one of my most anticipated films of the year and I was really bummed when I found out that it wouldn't be released in Australia theatrically. Now that it's on Netflix, I finally watched it and I have to say while I admire what Parthiban was going for, I can't say that I truly loved the film. The biggest problem here is that due to its gimmick there is an artificial element to the film and it is…

  • Young Ahmed

    Young Ahmed

    I can't fathom why this film even exists. No attempt has been made to give any kind of insight into radicalization or to try and empathize with the reasons as to why someone is susceptible to radicalization. The film starts with the titular character already having been brainwashed and since the audience don't get to see how he was misled, all his actions are framed in the vein of "Islam is fucked up". This is further worsened when ancillary characters…