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  • American Ultra

    American Ultra 2015


    I found this smug and endlessly obnoxious, save its two leads, who do nice work surrounded by tonally off-putting violence and overemphasized snark.

  • She's Funny That Way

    She's Funny That Way 2014

    ★★★ Added

    Pretty amusing -- some fun stuff throughout -- though a bit thin, a bit affected.

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  • Her

    Her 2013

    ★★★★★ Added 1

    Perceptive, warm and humane in ways I didn't know I could expect from a movie with this premise. But strip away the sci-fi sheen and what do you have? The story of every relationship, or at least every love. And the story of self-actualization and growth beyond a partner, and the story of grief over a past failed relationship, and all these broad themes about longing and connection writ so small, but so precisely. There are moments in this film…

  • Queen of Earth

    Queen of Earth 2015

    ★★★★½ Added

    A tense psychodrama about codependency and narcissism that features two really amazing performances.