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  • Singapore Sling
  • Edmond
  • Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby
  • What Have I Done to Deserve This?

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  • Casino Jack

    ★★★½

  • The Craigslist Killer

    ★★

  • Willy's Wonderland

    ★★★

  • Hidden Figures

    ★★★

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  • Casino Jack

    Casino Jack

    ★★★½

    "Washington is Hollywood with ugly faces."

    Jack Abramoff is here painted as not as bad in moral code as most of the other Republicans by whom he is surrounded. It's interesting how they do it. But he's just the same as those other "me, me, me" assholes. Between that and the fact that when I look at Kevin Spacey I mostly think "rapist," it's hard for me to understand how I enjoyed this movie at all. But the thing is…

  • The Craigslist Killer

    The Craigslist Killer

    ★★

    It's a Lifetime movie with a lot of very stupid dialogue delivered as sincerely as possible on what was probably a 10-day shoot. Serious cringe on the gaslighting and love bombing.

    I never used Craigslist's erotic services, but Philip Markoff and his ilk are why we can't have nice things. I bet he'd be an antivaxxer if he'd survived his second suicide attempt.

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  • The Rules of Attraction

    The Rules of Attraction

    ★★★★

    In high school I read American Psycho, on the recommendation of a woman in Connecticut I met in an AOL chatroom when I was 13 and thought I was in love with. I was thrilled by the book for all the wrong reasons, knowing so little about affluence and the elements of the 1980's that it was satirizing, just enjoying the graphic descriptions of murder and the absurdity of chapters about Huey Lewis and such. I would later, after a…

  • Fear

    Fear

    ★★★½

    Mark Wahlberg never fingered me to climax on a rollercoaster so why was I even alive in the 90's?