Favorite films

  • Mind Game
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Taxi Driver
  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

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  • Dune

    ★★★★

  • Cat Soup

    ★★★★½

  • Ugetsu

    ★★★

  • Halloween Kills

    ★★

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  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★

    Visually stunning. It was dummy faithful to the book, I was really impressed. 

    The movie got pretty slow at points but I personally didn’t mind at all, I was just popping off as memories of the book came back to me. The slow bits reminded me of 2001: A Space Odyssey a lot, just big long shots of spaceships and crazy architecture. 

    The worst part about the adaptation was that the whole movie sometimes just felt like a series of…

  • Cat Soup

    Cat Soup

    ★★★★½

    Fascinating and shockingly dark. 

    You can really feel the intentionality in every second of this film. It’s clear that every abstract moment we see has a deeper meaning behind it. 
    Every shot is packed with loads of information, but it’s hard to get any of it without paying really close attention to the film. It doesn’t spoon feed you anything beyond the basic plot. 
    This also serves to make the overall ‘meaning’ of this animation really subjective, which I like. …