not a film reviewer
just a lover of movies
who doesn’t watch nearly enough):
when i first watched this i felt adamant i did not have to side with Malcolm and immediately sided with Marie
after a rewatch i realized the film sides with Malcolm and gives the viewer almost no say in the matter
the criticisms also start to make a little more sense
specifically the discussion of race is a little in bad taste/coming from the wrong place and feels off
and the characterization of Marie she is basically a tool for…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
words won’t do this thing justice, especially not mine.
“it future? Or is it past?”
“We all live in the mud,
in the shit!
Shovel your way out of the shit
and into the truth!”
“This is the water, and this is the well. Drink full, and descend. The horse is the white of the eyes, and dark within.”
"I'm like the blue rose."
“Who am I supposed to trust but myself? And I don't even know who I am!”…