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  • Reality Bites

    Reality Bites

    ★★★★

    “hello, you’ve reached the winter of our discontent.”

    i love this kinda dumb movie !!! a fabulous 90s time capsule, coming of age / entering adulthood flick, a vehicle for my queen winona ryder and other faves ethan hawke and steve zahn, with a perfect soundtrack, some perfect scenes, several big laughs, and a light but earnest meditation on some Highly Relatable gen x struggles. 

    the film does devolve from being an honest and accurate portrayal of early 20s friendship…

  • Marie Antoinette

    Marie Antoinette

    ★★★★★

    thanks i love it !!! wow i had heeded critics' WRONG take for years that this movie was all fluff and fashion. while there is plenty of fluff and fashion, there is also a careful, empathetic look at a much maligned figure that is shockingly rather historically accurate. the costumes and art design are of course fabulous, but the story telling and acting were great too. SOUNDTRACK SLAPS. i loved everything.

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  • Nomadland

    Nomadland

    ★★★★½

    this was very beautiful and tender. frances mcdormand never disappoints and she is so subtle and perfectly unassuming here. gorgeous cinematography and score. people really can be pretty good 🥺

  • Romeo + Juliet

    Romeo + Juliet

    ★★

    why was this boring ?! all stars are for the ~aesthetics~ and mercutio tearing apart that script

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  • Freaky Friday

    Freaky Friday

    ★★½

    incredible performances by jamie lee curtis and lindsay lohan, incredible jams, incredible anti chinese racism !!!

  • Sound of Metal

    Sound of Metal

    ★★★★½

    wow. a beautiful, lived-in, emotionally charged film and an utterly terrific performance by riz ahmed (who is unbelievably hot in this film). the threads of self sabotage, denial, pain, acceptance, humility, and care that run through this story are so masterly woven together. of particular note was the unbelievable yet so unsurprising act of ruben, after testing so poorly and being told by the doctor to do the best he could to preserve his remaining hearing, going straight back to…