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  • Fahrenheit 9/11

    ★★★½

  • Now You See Me

    ★½

  • eXistenZ

    ★★½

  • Children of Men

    ★★★★★

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  • Fahrenheit 9/11

    Fahrenheit 9/11

    ★★★½

    This is the tone I want from a documentary. As always with Moore, it is a satirised look at the horrific, seemingly bungled but shown to be deliberate events in the lead up to and immediately after the reality shattering (yet all too predictable due to libidinal investment) event of 9/11. It shows how individuals benefit through widespread manipulation and fearmongering really well, and includes some brief but touching scenes of 9/11. Moore’s tone is all you need to remember…

  • Now You See Me

    Now You See Me

    ★½

    The sheer batshit craziness of this film astounds me each time I watch it. Whenever I flick past it on telly or on Netflix I always pause as I at literally in the mood whenever. The concept of a magical spectacle (the point of which, in reality - the real world - is to suspend disbelief, but this can’t be achieved in the realm of movies since the potential for CGI and camera trickery is present at all times and…

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  • The Shining

    The Shining

    ★★★★★

    Yes

  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    ★★★

    Don’t leave the Coen brothers alone for too long, but for a while is fine. A weird one, but a well directed one to be sure. Not exactly what I imagined a Coehen brothers’ love letter to the western to be like, but it is a dark but rewarding surprise. The tackling of 6 stories that don’t interlink allow the Coehens’ freedom to move around and provoke, which I’m pretty sure they love and I enjoy in equal measure (thinking…