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ramosbarajas's rating of the film Biutiful

The first 30 minutes were painful to sit through, but after, it gets better, but only as better as a film with this subject matter can get. It is shot in a frentic that shows the ugly side of a world we assume is just perfect and beautiful. The inhumane scenes trigger some emotions, but I feel in the end it's not as transcendental as it aims to be. It circularly reminded me of González Iñárritu's depressive style.