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Lust (2018)

I can’t claim to know exactly what Lust is trying to say, but I do know it’s deadly serious about it.

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Shoplifters (2018)

Shoplifters shows us a patchwork of people, stitched together by the pangs of desperation and loneliness.  

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After (2019)

These 106 minutes move slower than the time I had a tooth crowned and they didn’t give me enough novocaine.

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Holmes & Watson (2018)

Holmes & Watson isn’t so much a movie as a monsoon of limp, slimy jokes…

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Free Solo (2018)

Midway through Free Solo, rock climber Alex Honnold goes in for a brain scan.  Honnold is…

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RBG
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RBG (2018)

Late in RBG, we see a telling photograph of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor,…

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The Top Ten Movies for 2018

For the first time since high school, I’ve made an effort to see just about…

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Roma (2018)

Roma

In Roma, Alfonso Cuarón’s camera often pans languidly across a scene, like a mind wandering into…

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Eighth Grade (2018)

Eighth Grade

Between the age of twelve and eventual adulthood lies a gaping, treacherous chasm, filled with…

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Vice (2018)
Aquaman

When offered the vice presidency, Daniel Webster was succinct: “I do not propose to be…

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