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  • Will
  • All of Us Strangers
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexy Beast

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  • Lowndes County and the Road to Black Power

  • Afterglow

  • A Warm December

  • Emitaï

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  • Mea Culpa

    Mea Culpa

    Trevante Rhodes, fire your agent.

    EDIT: Just found out he apparently doesn’t have one. A bag’s a bag, I suppose.

  • The Sorrow and the Pity

    The Sorrow and the Pity

    An excellent profile of French complicity, French resistance, the development of anti-Communism in Western Europe (and all the worse behaviors they would’ve preferred), the spread of propaganda via culture both high and low, and the post-war allure of claiming a place in the resistance among the bourgeois. Those are just the main focuses too. The Sorrow & the Pity really showcases the contradictions in France’s rebranding as dignified pacifists when the invasion had the nation shattered into pieces on a scale more complex than even Germany at its time.

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  • Bo Burnham: Inside

    Bo Burnham: Inside

    "I hate Woody Allen physically, I dislike that kind of man. He has the Chaplin Disease; that particular combination of arrogance and timidity sets my teeth on edge. Like all people with timid personalities his arrogance is unlimited. Anybody who speaks quietly and shrivels up in company is unbelievably arrogant. He acts shy, but he loves himself; a very tense situation. It's people like me who have to carry on and pretend to be modest. To me, it's the most…

  • Cuck

    Cuck

    Who is this for? Literally who?

    The left will hate the bigoted main character who starts out that way (there’s no descent down the “alt-right rabbithole” as the marketing would have you believe). The right will hate him because he’s a strawman, and only justifies their “everyone not like me is against us” delusion. He’s unsympathetic in every way because he’s the agent of his own demise, picking fights with people of color and openly calling women “bitches,” but also…