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Take This Waltz

I’m working on a bunch of things at the moment, but none of them are postworthy yet. I was looking back over some of my older reviews (occasionally painful, often handy yardsticks) and I realised a) I’ve done a whole lot of reviews that haven’t made their way here and b) It’s a bunch of work I’ve already done just sitting there gathering e-dust. 946 more words


A character everyone loves to hate - Margot (Take This Waltz)

“Her narrative trajectory is best summarized by a sequence that bookends the film, one that, while a flash forward to the point in time at the end of the film, is also representative of the entrance point as well. 115 more words


Take This Waltz

As much as I hate to be cryptic, I am experiencing some ups and downs right now and a lot of conflict between what is right and what I desire. 447 more words


Happy Birthday, Sarah Polley!

In Sarah Polley’s films, I have encountered something that I have never found in another filmmaker- the ability to convey heart wrenching emotion and make me cry every time (literally, every time), but not out of emotional manipulation or throwing in ‘cheap’ moments.

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Take This Waltz (2011) :: We can't rewind, we've gone too far

Take This Waltz (2011)

I made it to this part of the movie and had to stop to catch my breath. I will write something more substantial when I finish. 27 more words


Take This Waltz

Within the first ten minutes of this movie, I sighed to myself. Is Take This Waltz another Blue Valentine (sad but good) or Revolutionary Road… 780 more words