isabel beatty

isabel beatty

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??? i love crying 

sometimes a full review. most of the time jst lil notes or nothing at all

Favorite films

  • Mulholland Drive
  • Perfect Blue
  • Y Tu Mamá También
  • The Handmaiden

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  • Halloween

  • To Die For

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  • Perfect Blue

    Perfect Blue

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "No, I'm the real thing."

    Perfect Blue is an important movie to me. I love some psychological horror and some slasher vibes, but beyond that, it's a movie I deeply identify with emotionally. It also has some very effective visually phrased criticism of men viewing women in a sexual lens, and exploration of the line where fandom turns to a sense of entitlement.

    Undeniably influential, it’s pretty easy to see why some of Perfect Blue’s most memorable moments and images…

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  • Blood and Black Lace

    Blood and Black Lace

    almost never have i seen a vibier film. the kind of italian 1960s flair that wondrously underlines everything visual, nearly boiling over with style in the best way. the colors. the COLORS ! it is immaculately shot, its framing and lighting always memorable and fascinating to look at. blood smeared breasts never worked so well. at risk of turning this into the most insufferable letterboxd review in history, the visual language speaks and sings to me. the style and unwavering…

  • Halloween

    Halloween

    i have seen this movie many times. it is very easy, also fun, for me to watch these horror movies i love with a sense of detachment. the irony built up over multiple viewings over the moments of absurdity (donald pleasance has entered the chat). but in my eyes there can a ceiling to the amount of fun you can have with irony. so i made the decision to watch sincerely, to pull my blanket up to my chin, nervously…

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