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  • The Childhood of a Leader

    The Childhood of a Leader 2015

    ★½ Added

    Cinematic wankery at its most puerile. Two hours of the sun setting revealing that this is why it gets dark at night would not have been more pointless.

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  • Black

    Black 2015

    ★★ Added

    A facile riff on Romeo & Juliet amongst Brussels gangs. Banal, clichéd, and treats its teenage-girl protagonist in a spectacularly disgusting way.

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  • The Gift

    The Gift 2015

    Added 6

    Descends into emotional idiocy and insufficient intrigue to end in a disgusting place that presumes that a woman is an appropriate pawn in games men play.

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  • Fifty Shades of Grey

    Fifty Shades of Grey 2015

    ½ Added

    A charm-free hero with control issues and a passive, fretful heroine have coy and tediously vanilla pretend-sex. This is meant to be erotic?

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