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  • Booksmart


    So sorry. This isn’t a real review, or at least it’s not like most of my reviews. It’s probably incoherent since I haven’t slept, but most likely I’ll write something more profound after I rewatch it this weekend.

    I drove past my old high school on the way home from Booksmart, around midnight. Graduation was either today or yesterday: I didn’t realize until I was home that I officially graduated last year on the day, May 23rd. I missed the…

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  • Equals


    Is it a bad, overdone plot? Yes. But is Kristen Stewart perfect? Yes.

  • Videodrome


    Watch this on a television. Read about it on a phone. Write about it on a computer.
    A blur, an addictive addition to a constant buzz of hyperactivity. Reality is so boring when its limits are so literal. Why else would we always be testing the limits? Why else self-destruct, why take out frustrations on others, except for supreme boredom and overstimulation? I always hear the question, “What’s wrong with people?” or “What’s wrong with the world?”, and my…

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  • Toy Story 4

    Toy Story 4

    Toy Story and Toy Story 2 were the crown jewels of a relatively small VHS collection my family boasted before upgrading to DVD’s. I don’t remember how old I was, but when I was very young my parents got me a replica Woody doll: complete with removable hat, voice box, and the name ANDY scrawled on his boot. I was always over-attached to my toys, always brought them everywhere with me, and worried about their feelings, something I think was…

  • All That Jazz

    All That Jazz

    I can smell this movie.
    Cigarettes, body odor, shitty cologne and wine with just a hint of rotting flesh and the deathly hyper-hygienic air of a hospital, bathed in glitter.