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  • Superman: Red Son

    Superman: Red Son

    ★★★

    A fine story concept undercut by the now customary cheap DCAU animation, cramped storytelling for a premise that needs more then 90 minutes and a range of hilarious Russian accents. Better then the last few of these have been at least, probably overrating it a bit but it didn't give me a headache like that Wonder Woman one did so I'll take it.

  • The Vast of Night

    The Vast of Night

    ★★★

    hard to disagree with the "this should have just been a podcast" gang but it's nice to see a genre movie with this much formal and aesthetic control that isn't trying to explore some trite platitudes about trauma or grief, instead going all-in on late-night spooky campfire tale vibes. not a whole lot here but it's still impressive for a self-taught first feature, very interested to see what this crew does next.

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  • Antitrust

    Antitrust

    ★★★

    A truly outstanding pile of horseshit, totally underrated as the bad-movie classic it needs to be. Antitrust has it all, including but not limited to

    -A soundtrack that sounds like background music to a car commercial

    -A Ryan Phillipe performance that can only be described as "Zoolanderian"

    -Tim Robbins eating Pringles multiple times on-screen for no reason

    -An extended suspense sequence about Phillipe trying to determine whether or not someone put sesame seeds in his food, as if it's the…

  • Atop the Fourth Wall: The Movie

    Atop the Fourth Wall: The Movie

    A brain-melting exercise in blind fan-service, and even as someone who used to enjoy Linkara's videos in my teenage years this was unbearably smug and hilariously overwrought.

    Any entertainment you can get out of this is purely ironic.