I was cleaning out my drafts and found this old meme! Way back when I was tagged by the lovely @lyrangalia
List 6 movies that you can watch anytime and tag 6 people!
The Fall This movie is one that I can watch over and over again. The world is rich and beautiful, the changes in the story from the perception of Alexandria are seamlessly incorporated, and the depth of emotion is flooring every time. Also Lee Pace in eyeliner.
Howl’s Moving Castle This is the movie I go to when I’m overwhelmed in any way. The costumes, the characters, Sophie learning to love herself, all of it helps soothe me. Plus I relate to Howl on many levels.
Pan’s Labyrinth I’m a sucker for fairy tales that have dark twists. Guillermo del Toro is one of my favorite directors and I could probably fill half of this lift with his movies. Pan’s Labyrinth strikes a special chord with me because of the color usage throughout the movie and the emotions that they evoke.
Stardust Gosh, where do I even start? A story by one of my favorite authors, that challenges masculinity, that takes the hero’s journey and involves a cast of powerful women, and a bunch of zany deaths? Sign me right the fuck up. Also the love story is pretty great, too.
Princess Arete This is the princess movie I wish I would have had growing up. This young woman deals with a barrage of suitors, a curse, and an evil wizard! Outside of Arete’s harrowing journey there is another woman who spends the movie working to subvert the wizard’s rule over her people.
Delicatessen Marco Caro and Jean-Pierre Jeunet are one of my favorite pairs in filmmaking, and Delicatessen is a film I could watch endlessly and never get bored with. The way the world is constructed and the stories revolving around the tenants, even those who aren’t the main focus, make for an immersive film that never fails to delight me.
RULES : TAG NINE PEOPLE YOU WANT TO GET TO KNOW BETTER
I was tagged by: @conquerwithmind Relationship status: Single Favourite colour: Black. Lipstick or chapstick : Nah. I’m stronger than this. Last song I listened to: A Formidable Marinade. Last movie I watched: Delicatessen Top three tv shows: Westworld and all that is popular. I am not original. Top three characters: Elizabeth Comstock, Akemi Homura, Taako Taaco. Top three ships: I barely ship and the ones I do are so obscure I might as well not even mention them. Books I’m currently reading: Still working my way through Dracula. Also looking for other spooky novels. Moby Dick is on hold. Tagging: @vampiresrpcs & anyone else who wants to.