Film: Geeky Cad, Sister Act

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Enough with the psycho routine, both of you! That's right, indie darlings Brady Corbet and Antonio Campos, I'm talking to you. I get it, you want to … [Read more...]

Film: The Old Razzle Dazzle

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The good news about the new Great Gatsby adaptation: It's the ultimate Baz Luhrmann movie. The bad news about the new Great Gatsby adaptation: It's … [Read more...]

Film: Song of Faith and Devotion

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How does love curdle into contempt? It doesn't happen overnight, but all of a sudden you find yourself wondering, how could such a pure emotion, one … [Read more...]

Film: Overcoming Bayness

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He emerges from the large wall advertisement, grunting as he does his stomach crunches several stories off the ground. From a distance there's no … [Read more...]

Film: Olé Miss

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There is no magic mirror in Blancanieves, the early 20th Century silent retelling of Snow White. The only royalty in sight risks their lives for glory … [Read more...]

Film: The Roads Most Traveled

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Most of what I know about the Beats came from the movies. Those intrepid young writers whose indomitable spirit of adventure took them across the … [Read more...]

Film: 12 Angry Men

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Brutus' body lies in wake as fellow Romans exalt his deeds, both in the Senate and on the battlefield. The stage lights fade out and house lights fade … [Read more...]

Film: Psycho, Sexual

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Let's hear it for the eccentric uncles in our life. They make family gatherings so much more bearable, a welcome shot of adrenaline to combat the … [Read more...]

Film: Remembrance of Things Past

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Cinephiles who, like yours truly, aren't too familiar with the vast, decades-spanning body of work of the late Raúl Ruiz have a lot of catching up to … [Read more...]