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  • Slacker 1991

    ★★★½ Watched 21 Sep, 2014

    A weirdly beautiful, maddening, disorienting portrait of life. Linklater's signature style and themes are already at work here but it doesn't really amount to anything. Which is, of course, the point.

  • The Sacrament 2013

    ★★ Watched 20 Sep, 2014

    I didn't really like the taste of this kool-aid all that much. Very fomulaic, without any surprises and really just one good scene. It's literally Jonestown - The Movie. There are a few eerie images here and there that work though. Could've done without the ridiculous framing device. That time would've been better spent on some of the characters. The talents of people like Aimee Seimetz are wasted here. And what's up with the ridiculous-looking fake blood? Oh well, next time, Ti.

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