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  • O.J.: Made in America

    O.J.: Made in America 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Aug, 2016

    This film tries so hard to be about "America today," but at some point around hour five it transcends this present moment and becomes a grotesque exploration of sycophancy, best personified, I think, by O.J.'s wealthy Brentwood neighbors who, two decades later, can still barely hide their hard-ons for that black stud and his foxy white wife god bless her soul but what did she expect? Soulless courtesans, every one.

  • The Fits

    The Fits 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Aug, 2016

    I knew I'd love this film when I saw all of the blue curtains and purple shirts.

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  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    ★★ Watched 29 Oct, 2013 2

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I don't even know how to watch movies like this anymore. I assume this script is what happens when you decide to make a small character film that requires tens of millions of dollars' worth of special effects. I kept thinking about the Bruce Willis and Julia Roberts movie at the end of The Player.

    I've come up with one scenario where this film isn't aggressively stupid. You know how the entire script is built around the idea that Sandra…

  • Upstream Color

    Upstream Color 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 12 May, 2013 1

    This might be the shit-filled Malick film I was looking for.