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Before I get into tinfoil hat theory on how Garfield becomes the creator of the universe, I want to talk about his 6th life first.
Diana's Piano (or Garfield's 6th life) was unexpected. Who knew in between the goofy settings for all nine cat lives we'd find a simple heartfelt story that's nothing like Garfield at all. Not even fully animated, just still images of pure emotion. Easily my favorite life from the special.
It's a shame that they didn't…
Being a competitive Smash Bros. player, I unsurprisingly related a lot with Elizabeth Harmon's obsession with winning and the problems that come along with it.
The Queen's Gambit has this vintage tint that completes the whole look for the period piece. The red-headed heroine glows radiantly in the bleak world she grew up in. Like Harmon herself, the show is elegantly beautiful with its attention to detail. During her fight with the child prodigy Girev, the vertical mockup chessboard displays…
It's hard to have complete thoughts on a film that I constantly spaced out of. I found it kind of boring, probably due to how long it was. It reminded me of Rian Johnson's Brick but instead of a drug-ridden high-school, it's a drug-ridden California in the 70's. Both just run around and ask questions. I get a smirk here and there but I don't find it as funny as others would. Guess it's not my thing.
There's something cathartic and comforting about this film and how full with spirit it is. We all have memories worth remembering that we see in our own special ways. Sometimes we remember the mundane as something exciting and larger than it would appear. Sometimes we remember things we don't want to remember. The happiness, the sadness, the anger, the love. The love that we are all yearning for. The love we're all trying to chase. We just have to find…