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  • All Stars

    All Stars


    A joyful collage of color, movement, and music.

  • Dead Man Down

    Dead Man Down


    Very solid little neo-noir that is as interested in it's protagonists' romance as it is their quests for violent revenge. Starts to explore themes on how ultimately unhealthy and unsatisfying revenge is, but ends up with a fairly typical denouement.

    Also I don't care what they do to Noomi Rapace's face, she's still gorgeous and if anything I find her disfigurement in this makes her face all the more fascinating.

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  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri



    In which world-class actors are saddled with and (mostly) able to break free of an altogether unsubtle and exceedingly self-satisfied screenplay.

  • The Lover

    The Lover


    There's a really interesting scene about an hour and 10 minutes in where the Leung, March, and her family meet and go to dinner. They all treat him like he's less than nothing, even though he's paying for everything. The mother breaks down crying at a dance while her oldest son makes out with a floozy and her daughter and younger son dance rather provocatively. Later, Leung's character essentially rapes March's who then makes him pay her, but in a…