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  • The Witch

    The Witch


    yeah witches are scary but you know what's even scarier? Calvinism

  • Exotica



    Sticky, sleazy farce dragged back through the ash and debris of destruction to become tragedy again. Breaks the peepshow-mirror scene from "Paris, Texas" into enough shards to make a kaleidoscope of longing. Offsets the networks of heterosexual triangulation with instances of irreverent queerness so that its density never becomes suffocating. Perfect use and perfect choice of a Leonard Cohen song.

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  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    There is a rampant and very contemporary problem with a fear of spoilers which bleeds into how we perceive and relate to films. I do not want to insinuate that knowing or not knowing beforehand does not matter; any potential viewer should be able to take in the story as it was consciously constructed. But this diverts our focus from emotion and aesthetic pleasure towards the gathering of information, and information we can easily gather from leaks and wikipedia summaries.…

  • Kiki's Delivery Service

    Kiki's Delivery Service


    I wonder how teenage me - overwrought, socially awkward, lonely, trudging through rain to deliver news papers and looking forward to come home to my cat, eager to grow beyond my years and to prove myself as capable and special and frequently battling with episodes of profound sadness and fatigue - would have reacted to what is basically a cuter version of that point in my life. Perhaps it is good that Ionly came to see this film in my…