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  • Welcome to the Dollhouse

    Welcome to the Dollhouse

    ★★

    You can tell that the film is honest and sincere because it tried to be relatable by accurately depicting the awkward and banal encounters of teenage life, days in junior high, and of the American dream. However, films like this are frustratingly sad because it's as problematic as it is insightful, it only surrenders without just resolution. This is the second Solondz film I have watched and it just keeps on getting darker and borderline fucked up :/ are 90s comedy film directors okay???

  • The Virgin Suicides

    The Virgin Suicides

    ★★★½

    Everything is beautifully shot, dressed with outstanding tones which just set the mood perfectly. One of my favorite scenes was when they’re just playing records alternately through the phone. As much as how Coppola did a great job on the scoring and the soundtrack, that’s where you’d also understand the heaviness and the unsettling atmosphere caused by parental oppression and loneliness. I think why everything about the Lisbon sisters becomes unfathomable to the male perspective is because they never really…

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  • Reality Bites

    Reality Bites

    ★★★★½

    ang pogi talaga ni ethan pota mukhang maninira ng buhay simp nation rise and winona has always been good at making people question their identity di naman ako nagrereklamo

    you know that feeling when a film speaks to you then you'd hear that it's speaking so much of what you're feeling and you can't look a way from this mirrored reality of fears, pain, and adventure, and yet you wouldn't have it any other way i love films that feel too real to me and this bit

  • Normal People

    Normal People

    ★★★★½

    They’re paradox with legs; feels everything yet nothing, does then does not, love then like, stays and goes fuck u