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  • The Social Network

    The Social Network

    ★★★★★

    Possibly the most apt character study for our times -- this picture is a brilliant piece of contemporary American/mainstream cinema.

  • Midnight in Paris

    Midnight in Paris

    ★★★★★

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    Midnight in Paris is one of the most beautiful films ever made, it is built with such passion and delicacy that it is impossible not to fall under the movie's unique spell—Woody Allen has not been the most reliable and consistent director in the past decades as he seems to deliver hit after miss and vice versa, but his endlessly magical love letter to the eponymous City of Light parallels and surpasses the…

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  • Oldboy

    Oldboy

    ★★★★★

    Oldboy, the second movie of Chan-wook Park's Vegeance Trilogy, is a visceral, devastating and breathtaking ride that follows the story of Oh Dae-su, a man who's locked away for fifteen years for no apparent reason, beginning a long process of dehumanization, and who is finally released so he can find the truth behind his imprisonment and get revenge on the man who ordered the arrest.

    When it comes to thrillers, there are no better contemporary filmmakers than the South Korean,…

  • Under the Skin

    Under the Skin

    ★★★★

    Unique, bizarre and strangely engaging, Jonathan Glazer's latest picture is a singular masterwork that blurs the line between real and surreal, one that is both beautifully human and disturbingly alien. Under the Skin is not only one of the most memorable and original films of the year, but also one of the most unforgettable cinematic experiences you will ever have, it is a thrilling science fiction that ably expresses itself not through words, but through beautiful imagery, offering unpredictability with…