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After (2019)<center><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-302" src="" alt="" width="107" height="19" /></center>

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 that plop to the ground ...
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Free Solo (2018)

Midway through Free Solo, rock climber Alex Honnold goes in for a brain scan. Honnold is training to scale the ...
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RBG (2018)

Late in RBG, we see a telling photograph of Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O'Connor, the first two women appointed ...
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The Top Ten Movies for 2018

The Top Ten Movies for 2018

For the first time since high school, I've made an effort to see just about every movie out there.  I ...
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Roma (2018)<center><p><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-304" src="" alt="Roma" width="107" height="24" /></center></p>

Roma (2018)


In Roma, Alfonso Cuarón's camera often pans languidly across a scene, like a mind wandering into its own corners.  Cuarón's vivid ...
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Eighth Grade (2018)<center><p><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-922" src="" alt="Eighth Grade" width="122" height="23" /></center></p>

Eighth Grade (2018)

Eighth Grade

Between the age of twelve and eventual adulthood lies a gaping, treacherous chasm, filled with the wilderness of puberty. Hormones ...
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Vice (2018) <center><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-342" src="" alt="Aquaman" width="107" height="23" /></center>

Vice (2018)

When offered the vice presidency, Daniel Webster was succinct: "I do not propose to be buried until I am dead." ...
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

Mad Max: Fury Road creates a world of magnificent desolation, where humanity skitters from one desperate day to the next ...
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Overlord (2018) <center><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-310" src="" alt="" width="107" height="23" /></center>

Overlord (2018)

A strange cinematic bisque, Overlord so effectively stirs genuinely jarring horror elements into a gripping war movie until it's impossible ...
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