Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966): Fasten your seat belts! It’s going to be a crazy night at Martha’s and George’s.

Written by Eleanor.

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Martha (Elizabeth Taylor) and George are a middle-aged couple, which at the opening scene of the movie seems to be quite happy. The movie follows one night of their married life, when Martha and George invite a young couple, Nick and Honey, at their house for drinks at a late hour. Martha and George start playing multiple games and drag the young couple within their troubled marriage and their destructive relationship. Continue reading “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966): Fasten your seat belts! It’s going to be a crazy night at Martha’s and George’s.”

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Her (2013): “I feel like I can be anything with you”.

Written by Eleanor.

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Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix) is a lonely man, who tries to get his pieces back together after his wife ended their marriage. Unable to move on with his life and getting more and more detached from human interactions, Theodore installs an operating system to help him organize his computer and his daily program. Theodore’s operating system, Samantha, functions, at first, as a kind of secretary but gradually evolves into a good friend. Continue reading “Her (2013): “I feel like I can be anything with you”.”