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  • Juliet of the Spirits

    Juliet of the Spirits 1965

    ★★½ Watched 03 Oct, 2016

    Colorful tease that delivers anything but a promise of erotic follow-through. A parade of beautiful creatures but not much else. Bizarre costumes and headgear keep you involved. Fellini must have taken acid before he filmed most of this.

  • The Hollars

    The Hollars 2016

    ★★★½ Added

    Beautifully done comic/drama about a dysfunctional family and how they cope with the realities of modern life. Margo Martindale, Richard Jenkins, John Krasinski, and fine supporting cast carry off all intended results. Directed by Krasinski as well.

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  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★ Watched 11 Jan, 2015

    A series of inconsequential events that befall a large group of characters about whom we care little as told by a director who could care less how much of the chronicles that enfold we understand -- that's what I got out of IV. Did I mention the famous actors involved? Joaquin Phoenix, looking like Charlie Manson in the second trimester of a hygiene strike; Josh Brolin mean, lean and chewing up a mouthful of pot leaves like Popeye on spinach;…

  • Eat Drink Man Woman

    Eat Drink Man Woman 1994

    ★★★★ Added

    A pleasant surprise.