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  • Bo Burnham: Make Happy

    Bo Burnham: Make Happy

    ★★★★★

    Funny, poignant, intelligent, self deprecating, witty, sharp. Bo is a genius.

  • Volver

    Volver

    ★★★★

    A murder mystery comedy, thriller, drama and melodrama with the kitsch charm of every Almodóvar film. This movie takes a little to take off but when it does it steals your eyes. While not my fav from Pedro, it was still very fun to watch.

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  • High Life

    High Life

    ★★★

    Highly conceptual, abstract, nihilistically optimistic piece of art. It's as disturbing as it's ambitious, but I didn't quite connect with it. I'm happy Claire Denis is out there making these kinds of things, and there's someone crazy enough to fund a movie with that much semen seen on screen. Robert Pattinson is great, and so are Mia Goth and Juliette Binoche. The visuals in space were beautiful and I wonder how they managed to be that accurate about black holes.

  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★★

    My second viewing of this masterpiece reminded me how much I loved it the first time. This essay about transcendence, grief, the passing of time, love, routine, history and more, is both deep and refreshing. It's a film that makes you reflex about everything in life.

    What Lowery did in A Ghost Story is far from simple. He made a beautiful depiction of sadness while toying around with the common image associated with ghosts: a person dresses with a white…