365 films | #275: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
"How happy is the blameless vestal’s lot! The world forgetting, by the world forgot."
365 films | #240: Like Crazy (2011)
"Whose eyes to compare with the morning sun?"
365 films | #208: Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
"Everybody loses the thing that made them. The brave men stay and watch it happen. They don’t run."
365 films | #197: Let The Right One In (2008)
365 films | #155: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
"But love grows old and waxes cold. And fades away like the morning dew."
365 films challenge | #087: Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
"You’re getting older, and you’ll see that life isn’t like your fairy tales. The world is a cruel place. And you’ll learn that, even if it hurts. Magic does not exist. Not for you, me, or anyone else."
365 films challenge | #081: Stardust (2007)
"A philosopher once asked, "Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?" Pointless, really… "Do the stars gaze back?" Now that’s a question.”
365 films challenge | #078: Memento (2000)
"Memory can change the shape of a room; it can change the color of a car. And memories can be distorted. They’re just an interpretation, they’re not a record, and they’re irrelevant if you have the facts."
365 films challenge | #073: The Prestige (2006)
"Now you’re looking for the secret. But you won’t find it because, of course, you’re not really looking. You don’t really want to work it out. You want to be fooled."
365 films challenge | #064: Anonymous (2011)
"Our Shakespeare is a syphon, a ghost. So, let me offer you a different story, a darker story; of quills and swords, of power and betrayal, of a stage conquered, and a Throne lost."
365 films challenge | #057: Watchmen (2009)
"How had I reached this appalling position with love, only love, as my guide? Noble intentions had led me to atrocity."