Posted: Mar 05, 2018 9:34 pm
by Fallible
UncertainSloth wrote:
UncertainSloth wrote:5....jesus....i'm going with gut instinct then....

the wicker man (no, not the nic cage one...) - conflict of religion and pagan as well as a personal love of the ancient traditions and the occult...
withnail and i - basically my student life and, if i'm honest, my 20s...also, what a piece of work is man is fucking genius (and also the themes about the great divide between aspirations and actual behaviour)
pan's labyrinth/cronos (delete as appropriate) - more likely the former, i'm a massive fan of magical realism and pan is the epitome of that for me, i've yet to see shape of water...
the thing (carpenter's version) - as mentioned, however mild-mannered on here, i'm actually very unpredictable at times - i'm also quite sociophobic (is that even a thing? i'm sure fall will tell me) so the concept of mimicry and the hidden true self get to me...
alien - could quite easily have chosen 2001 - it's the isolation and the feeling of how small and vulnerable we are



will that do?...;)


Sociophobic? You mean like social phobia? Yes, of course. You, earlier:

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You sit in your house all day long in just your pants, snarling as you scratch your pasty flesh by the light of an LED bulb without its shade. Basically, you're a kind of ineffectual Morlock.