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  • American Psycho

    American Psycho


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

    Look, I'm not saying I would ever kill anybody. I'm just saying that if I did, I would certainly quote pop culture factoids at my victim too.

  • Game Night

    Game Night


    Rachel McAdams is just a nice, sweet Canadian girl who's trying to make it in this harsh business we call Hollywood.

    4 stars.

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    Phantom Thread


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

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  • mother!



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