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  • Saint Jack

    Saint Jack

    ★★★★

    As Ben Gazzara's Jack so playfully said in his first line of dialogue: "Fuck 'em." Globalism....is bad.

  • The Virgin Suicides

    The Virgin Suicides

    ★★★★

    This'll probably grow on me with time but here are some initial thoughts:

    1. James Woods is so damn good and fumblingly ignorant. Shame he's an insane man in real life.

    2. Trip not letting the guy crown him at the homecoming dance is everything, even if it's just a quick moment.

    3. X-ray shot of Lux's underwear right before the girls depart for the dance will be lingering in my head forever.

    4. As someone who isn't terribly far…

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  • Tammy

    Tammy

    ½

    Melissa McCarthy dancing to Macklemore's THRIFT SHOP with a paper bag on her head before she robs a fast food restaurant is the most American scene in cinema this year.

  • A Quiet Passion

    A Quiet Passion

    ★★★★

    +1/2 star because the word "calcitrant" is used perfectly.