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  • Happy Together

    Happy Together

    ★★★★½

    Wong-Kar Wai does it again. Everything from the performances, the cinematography, the music choices and so on is nothing short of astounding. WKW still knows how to end a movie perfectly too and this is no exception. 

    This and Cuaron’s “Y Tu Mama Tambien” would be a fantastic double Bill.

  • Thirst

    Thirst

    ★★★★

    This was a fucked Up movie, and sometimes it was really hard to watch, but at the same time, it was super entertaining and enjoyable. The use of camera movement in particular is impeccable, it really helps give it this sweeping, epic, hyper-stylish feeling and it’s great. The one thing that didnt work quite as well is there were definitely some hit or miss moments regarding some of the CG effects, but other than that I really loved this film.…

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  • Dragged Across Concrete

    Dragged Across Concrete

    ★★★★½

    This movie definitely isn’t for everyone. But I’m a fanatic for Zahler’s bizzare style. The run time and slow pace will definitely turn a lot of people off, but if you’re familiar with Zahler’s work it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise. 

    The violence is cruel and unrelenting in this film, and it doesn’t dress anything up pretty. And at the same time, there’s a solid amount of funny moments and it never takes itself TOO seriously. There’s lots…

  • The Oath

    The Oath

    ★★★½

    This was a lot of fun and it got a lot darker and more tense than I was expecting. Brings up interesting political themes and ideas as well. Originally planned on this being just a movie to fall asleep to but the story and characters grabbed me enough that I had no problem staying awake. 

    Watched on Hulu