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Posts Tagged ‘ari aster

It Takes A Village: Ari Aster’s Midsommar

July 29, 2019

I find it interesting that the only two times that I’ve come out of my little writing sabbatical to post on this blog in the past two years were both for Ari Aster films.  Not Jordan Peele (Us), not my beloved Paul Thomas Anderson (Phantom Thread), but for this young newcomer who arrives straight out […]


You are alone. You are totally alone.

June 16, 2018

Warning: spoiler alert for this film and A Quiet Place.   Ever the horror fanatic, I have become so incredibly jaded about horror films made in this century. I know, right?? Sigh.  It’s like my own special, private hell. “Oh my god, this movie is SO SCARY, Joyanna!! You’re gonna love it!!” “It’s TERRIFYING. No, […]