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Joey hates Wes Anderson.

I'm not a fan of Wes Anderson either. His style doesn't resonate with me, for lack of a better word.

I remember growing up watching the older AMC (the one that showed classic movies before it evolved into what it is now) and watching classics like Thief of Bagdad, The Jungle Book and The Adventures of Robin Hood. There's a certain style, unabashed imagination and passion invested into films like that... you don't see that kind of movie nowadays.

I'm also interested in early Japanese cinema. House is one of the strangest yet imaginative and funniest films I've seen, while something as controversial like In the Realm of the Senses speaks volumes about sexual obsession. Rashomon is certainly a watershed for Japanese cinema, and still holds up today.

I was born in '87, by the way.

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