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  • Yesterday

    Yesterday

    ★★★½

    I am so sorry but this moved along well – covers included – and was substantially less trite than any expectation I had … and so, my hands are tied

  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

    ★★★★

    Why is Florence Pugh not dominating the awards chatter—oh wait, she’s not even in the conversation at all? Oh. Oh. Oh.

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    Avatar 2

    I do not care about how bad this will probably be. I am going to watch this in the friendly neighbourhood movie-theAter. I am going to throw my coin to’t. I will wear the dumb glasses. I will weather the long inane line. My bladder will hurt by th

  • The Witch

    The Witch

    ★★★★½

    Just as it did to Stephen King, this movie scared the hell out of me.

    The Witch will raise your pulse by exploiting your instincts in the best way possible, but there is also considerable filmmaking craft to analyze and back up its nonstop viscera.

    The story both fictionalizes and documents an array of witchcraft-related testimony from throughout New England circa 1630. It then assembles these threads into a quick 92-minute tale with painstaking period accuracy. This was notably well…