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The Best Films of 2015 (So Far)
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The Best Films of 2015 (So Far)

This past weekend, a few million assholes shelled out $55million to see Jurassic World. As…

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Da Sweet Blood of Jesus
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Da Sweet Blood of Jesus

The discussion surrounding Da Sweet Blood of Jesus has rightfully fallen on the fact that…

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List Inconsequential: Things We’re Excited About in 2013!
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List Inconsequential: Things We’re Excited About in 2013!

The Great Gatsby (Dir: Baz Luhrmann) F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby is one of…

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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Red Hook Summer
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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Red Hook Summer

At the heart of Spike Lee’s cinema, as with his newest film Red Hook Summer,…

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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: If God Is Willing and da Creek Don’t Rise
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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: If God Is Willing and da Creek Don’t Rise

Five years after Hurricane Katrina and four years after he crystallized the rage, shock and…

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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Kobe Doin’ Work
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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Kobe Doin’ Work

Spike Lee’s documentary Kobe Doin’ Work is essentially little more than a Kobe Bryant commentary…

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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Passing Strange
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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Passing Strange

Though Spike Lee has always been known as a director of passion, it’s remarkable how…

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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Miracle at St. Anna
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Oeuvre: Spike Lee: Miracle at St. Anna

A director’s oeuvre fits together like a puzzle. Scratched out by a life and gently…

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Red Hook Summer
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Red Hook Summer

Informal and pleasantly ambling, Red Hook Summer vividly captures the feel of a summer vacation…

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