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it’s difficult to give anything less than four stars to something that makes you sob for so long. i see how the movie doesnt go into ideology that much, but someone with a relatively decent grasp on BPP’s politics can also easily watch it and not notice what’s missing because at a point the ideas are taken for granted. i always watch movies of this nature trying to think what someone with only an american high school education would take…
really stuck with me and made me think about the little details in it for a few days after. i wish it went one step further in terms of describing the components of substance dependency formation from a societal standpoint-- it did a great job exploring the appeal and crutch socially and emotionally, but not why these men had become people who could not voice their basic needs and desires forthrightly when sober.
super anxiety inducing for certain scenes... and…
why is no one talking about the pure genius of casting almost solely male comediennes as enablers and perps so that if anything ever comes out against them IRL they have the added shame/irony of having quite literally played the part? ultimate trap. i'm sure some of them were sweating bullets during filming... but who knows who!
i see and mostly get the crit of the movie as maybe a little one-liner-y, at times white-feministy, but i think that it's…