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American Animals
American Animals opens with the statement "This is not Based on a True Story," the words "not based on" then fading away to instead reveal that "This is a True Story." These first few seconds provide a delicious hint at so much of what makes this film speci...
American Animals
American Animals
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Searching: Hitchcock meets HTML
A thriller for the Snapchat generation, Searching is a whip smart affair that is played out solely via the screens of several computers and a smartphone. And while this may initially sound like an embarrassing recipe for disaster a.k.a the cringey internet ...
Searching: Hitchcock meets HTML
Searching: Hitchcock meets HTML
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Bleachers: Rewriting Modern Pop
In a world of copy and paste chart music and dreary love songs, Jack Antonoff's u plifting and often euphoric  approach to pop music is a huge breath of fresh air. A former member of the band Fun (remember their song We Are Young that you couldn't escape fr...
Bleachers: Rewriting Modern Pop
Bleachers: Rewriting Modern Pop
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Visions of Gideon: Call Me By Your Name's Heartbreaking Final Sequence
SPOILER WARNING (obviously)! I've never seen an end credits sequence quite like Call Me By Your Name's, one that conveys such intense sadness and raw emotion that it is likely to reduce even the stubbornest of viewers to a sobbing mess. It is both a masterc...
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Did the Oscars just announce their own downfall? Check out my thoughts below!
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
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Did the Oscars just announce their own downfall? Check out my thoughts below!
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
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The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
Earlier today, the Academy Awards announced over Twitter (ala every major news story or presidential outburst of 2018) that next year's ceremony would see the introduction of a new award's category " designed around achievement in popular film ," along with...
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
The Oscars just confirmed it's own demise
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An Update
It may seem like I've abandoned this blog for good, seeing that my last review was posted back in October last year. My long disappearance has been largely due to an increase in uni work but also a lack of motivation. I was finding myself stuck in a rut of ...
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Good Time (LFF)
Directors Josh and Benny Safdie clearly have very little concern for the stress levels of their audience. Their new crime thriller Good Time is an incredibly intense, full on experience that contains some of the most visually impressive action sequences in ...
Good Time (LFF)
Good Time (LFF)
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Beach Rats (LFF)
Beach Rats opens with a dark room, lit sporadically by the harsh flash of a camera, by which we see brief glimpses of a naked torso, a flexing arm. This is our introduction to Frankie, a hyper-masculine teen growing up in suburban Brooklyn whose struggles t...
Beach Rats (LFF)
Beach Rats (LFF)
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