Only the Young
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Only the Young

We don’t spend very much time at all with the parents or guardians of documentary…

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Ke$ha: Warrior
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Ke$ha: Warrior

Following on the heels of “Die Young,” the first single from Warrior, was an acoustic…

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Walk Away Renee
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Walk Away Renee

Two of the most interesting aspects of Jonathan Caouette’s autobiographical diptych of Tarnation (2003) and…

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Killing Them Softly
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Killing Them Softly

Awkwardly buoyed back and forth by brutal violence and hamfisted political commentary, Killing Them Softly…

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Lindstrøm: Smalhans
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Lindstrøm: Smalhans

Named after the Swedish word for “poverty” or “scarcity” (with song titles derived from a…

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Life of Pi
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Life of Pi

In the Family
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In the Family

In the Family’s longest scene, by far, consists of a deposition in which Joey (Patrick…

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Skyfall
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Skyfall

One of the most remarkable aspects of the James Bond series is the way the…

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Andy Stott: Luxury Problems
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Andy Stott: Luxury Problems

For an optimal experience, Andy Stott’s new record Luxury Problems should be listened to while…

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Criminally Overrated: Beasts of the Southern Wild
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Criminally Overrated: Beasts of the Southern Wild

Beasts of the Southern Wild has steadily become much more than a film whose merits…

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