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Can we talk about that scene?

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Not all scenes will be considered cinematic treasures, but they have all touched me on a personal level.

September 29, 2018

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for A Star is Born (2018).

In about a week or so, A Star is Born will finally make its official public debut and the surplus of YouTube covers followi...

August 11, 2018

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Raw (2016).

Although Raw has its fair share of shock-value in its 99 minute runtime, it's not overly grotesque from frame to frame. In fact, Julia...

June 5, 2018

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Shock Wave (2017).

Commercial filmmaking tends to be a regular offender of overdramatizing emotional moments in cinema. And I'm not talking about...

March 8, 2018

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Les Misérables (2012).

Is it possible to win an Oscar for just a single scene in a movie? I suppose we can never know for sure, but with Anne Hath...

January 18, 2018

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for The Dark Knight Rises (2012).

If ever the words 'no rope' come up in a casual conversation (not that it ever has), I would lose it. For a film as...

December 17, 2017

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Nymphomaniac (2013).

How good is Uma Thurman? So good, that even for a 4-hour long film (Volume I + II) with some of the most explicit sex sc...

July 9, 2017

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Pitch Perfect (2012).

While not a gleaming example of cinematic greatness, the Pitch Perfect series is sure damn fun to watch. And one scene...

March 12, 2017

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Logan (2017).

To go into the depths of what made Logan such a special movie would require a separate post on its own, so this is just on...

January 24, 2017

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for Lust, Caution (2007).

When it comes to acting, Tony Leung is hands down the most talented and revered actor to have come out of Hong Kon...

December 29, 2016

'Can we talk about that scene?' is a periodic instalment where memorable scenes are discussed. Given the nature of these pieces, we will be entering major spoiler territory and the film(s) in question will be stated upfront. For additional entries, please click here.

SPOILER ALERT for La La Land (2016).

The first post I ever wrote for this website was more or less about La La Land, and now that the movie has been offic...

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