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  • The Lost Daughter

    ★★★★½

  • Riders of Justice

    ★★★★

  • Drive My Car

    ★★★½

  • Two Lovers

    ★★★½

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  • The Lost Daughter

    The Lost Daughter

    ★★★★½

    Maggie Gyllenhaal: I want to direct my first feature film ever.
    also Maggie Gyllenhaal: let me make it an absolutely emotionally devastating film!


    This tale of unadulterated womanhood and motherhood takes place at a beautiful Greek resort. But don't let the facade fool you, because it ends up diving into some pretty extreme emotions which I am not too sure how to label all of them. This film took me on a ride - I felt the starting stretch was…

  • Riders of Justice

    Riders of Justice

    ★★★★

    Don't think I've ever seen a Danish genre film, but this was just about very well done. Not all comedic moments landed with me, but Riders of Justice functions best as a film about a number of different oddballs, most of them well-written, coming together because of tragedy to confront themes of fate vs coincidence, the ever-elusiveness of true justice, negotiating trauma, and the struggle of finding meaning in loss.

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