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  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Dead Man
  • Sans Soleil
  • It's a Wonderful Life

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  • Space Jam: A New Legacy

    ½

  • Rope

    ★★★½

  • Dead Ringers

    ★★★★½

  • Space Jam: A New Legacy

    ½

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  • Space Jam: A New Legacy

    Space Jam: A New Legacy

    ½

    Aside from feeling like it was created specifically to sadden Bo Burnham, this movie commits the following errors:

    - it violates the Sacred Rule of Bugs Bunny: he must be provoked. Bugs will never deploy his trickery against an innocent bystander. This is why something feels “off” in the first scene with Bugs, wherein he maniacally tortures Lebron for no reason. Another reason things feel “off” is the lack of humor.
    - bugs doing an MC hammer bit to keep…

  • Dave Chappelle's Block Party

    Dave Chappelle's Block Party

    ★★★★

    This really made me miss doing stuff outside

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  • Promising Young Woman

    Promising Young Woman

    The problem with Promising Young Woman is the same problem with most movies that have a good point to make: it keeps making it! The characters who uphold the patriarchy—mainly men who commit acts of sexual violence, but also a few women who empower them through complacency—are straight out of either an SNL sketch or a sexual harassment training video. They say all the stereotypical things a rape apologist might say, like ‘well if she was drinking…’ or ‘we can’t…

  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

    Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

    ★★★★½

    Reviewed in full at Movies Champion

    I watched this a few years ago and thought it was boring. I’m very glad I revisited. It’s an eerie, expansive vision of how we humans alternate between immersing ourselves in nature and insulating ourselves from it, how we embrace some mysteries but fear others and how the biggest mystery of all is the one we have no choice but to embrace, the one from which all the dialysis in the world can’t keep…