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  • Doctor Strange

    Doctor Strange

    ★★★½

    Psilocybin: The Movie

  • Empire Records

    Empire Records

    ★½

    Surely the most whitebred, corporate film ever made about an independent record store.

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash

    ★½

    Either Damien Chazelle is a failed musician OR he's an old world, stodgy judge at brass band competitions who is probably also a failed musician. In reality, he's a film director and he's made one of the most frustrating films of 2014.

    Whiplash is the by-product of music being stripped of it's creativity, innovation and soul. It's a film about a young man who strives for excellence in an environment that praises technical proficiency and exactness over humanity and the…

  • All That Jazz

    All That Jazz

    ★★★★★

    Destroyed me. One of those films where, after seeing it, all you can do is beat yourself up for not having seen it earlier. Scathing, joyous, reflective, reflexive. It's everything that is great about cinema, and therefore, life.