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  • Showgirls

    Showgirls

    ★★★★★

    35mm, The Royal
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    Remind me to never see this with an audience ever again.
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    A ruthless and clear-eyed indictment of American culture captured in the form of a backstage melodrama in Vegas where people have sold their souls long ago for dreams they think are their own. The hyperbolic consumerism and dehumanization of Vegas serves as a microcosm through which to view capitalist American ideology at its purest. Bodies as currency, sure, but worse, all people are on…

  • Heat

    Heat

    ★★★★★

    35mm, Lightbox, best screening of life