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  • Amer

    Amer

    ★★★★½

    Giallo's reputation for melding sex and violence is taken to a postmodernist extreme in Cattet and Forzani's feature-length debut, [i]Amer[/i]. The vaguely supernatural, voyueristic, and penetrative aspects of the genre are intertwined with a surrealistic coming-of-age and feminine sexuality tale in three parts, as a woman grows up in a strict and patriarchal picturesque part of France. Through this, Cattet and Forzani weaponise the male gaze as much as Argento did for straight razors, exploring sexual suppression through repeated extreme…

  • Christine

    Christine

    ★★★½

    I feel like having "Stephen King adaptation" and "a bit overlong with an especially bloated third act" in the same paragraph is too predictable, but it's gonna happen. Carpenter's adaptation of King's killer car tome lacks the touch that the other Carpenter films I've seen have, feeling somewhat perfunctory and worksmanlike. This is mostly evident in the structure of the film; the introduction of the characters and titular car feel leisurely and truly give an attempt to have audiences connect…

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  • Hot Rod

    Hot Rod

    ★★★½

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    Yeah. Cool beans.

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★

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

    Points deducted for making me watch Luke Skywalker milk a space loch ness monster