persephone

screenwriter/aspiring director. my ratings are purely subjective and my favourites might change every other month

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  • Promising Young Woman

    Promising Young Woman

    ★★★

    i have mixed feelings about this. i understand that it's not a thrilling, cathartic, revenge fantasy. as a realist and a storyteller i understand the ending, and i appreciate the honesty. i understand the truth, that this movie isnt as revenge, it's about trauma.
    but this left me with a bad taste in my mouth. i almost cried after watching it and i had to calm myself down. there's something viscerally wrong with this movie, and as good as i…

  • Wonder Woman 1984

    Wonder Woman 1984

    ★★

    it's too long, there's too much happening here and a lot of it isn't good. kristen wiig was miscast, pedro pascal might've been the only person that understood what movie he was in. both characters were underwritten.
    gal gadot was....
    it's fun, at first, but it's a mess. between the zionist saving two brown kids, the weirdly shot fight scenes, "babajeed", natasha rothwell's hideous wig, and the fucking wishing rock, some things should've been left in the first draft.