Annihilation
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Annihilation

Once the film hits its stride, it grows from compelling thriller into a breathless, trippy,…

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Oeuvre: Gilliam: Brazil
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Oeuvre: Gilliam: Brazil

Brazil represents the apex of the first wave of Terry Gilliam’s filmmaking career.

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Game Night
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Game Night

Holy Hell! Armageddon Turns 20
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Holy Hell! Armageddon Turns 20

Seeing it again today, Armageddon is no less awful or ridiculous, but the vulgar auteurism…

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The Party
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The Party

The Boy Downstairs
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The Boy Downstairs

Is there a film genre more tiresome than indie dramedies about artsy twentysomethings and their…

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The Housemaid
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The Housemaid

Revisit: Wendy and Lucy
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Revisit: Wendy and Lucy

As income inequality continues to grow and poverty continues to be demonized by the powerful,…

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Western
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Western

Western is a cinematic slow-burn that masterfully captures many of the central paradoxes of globalization.

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Loveless
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Loveless

A gloomy parable of an abused and forgotten child, one conducted with all the turgid…

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