The Student
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The Student

The Student turns a familiar coming-of-age scenario into a morally wrought conflict.

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Free Fire
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Free Fire

In its best moments, Free Fire makes Tarantino appear restrained in comparison.

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The Promise
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The Promise

This garish bore makes a mockery of a subject in desperate need of wider validation.

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Oeuvre: Kiarostami: ABC Africa
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Oeuvre: Kiarostami: ABC Africa

Isn’t Kiarostami just enlisting the image of the Other for an aesthetic exercise?

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My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea
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My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea

From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Dragonfyre
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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Dragonfyre

Are you a fan of The Lord of the Rings, westerns, military flashback dramas and...…

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A Quiet Passion
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A Quiet Passion

A Quiet Passion succeeds in communicating the finer points of societal repression, while also adding…

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Revisit: Short Cuts
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Revisit: Short Cuts

Queen of the Desert
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Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert is a distasteful costume-drama period-piece that should be skipped even by…

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The Lost City of Z
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The Lost City of Z

Each of Gray's films at least partially centers on Conradian questions of self-discovery.

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