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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War


    I can't really say anything about _why_ this movie is a staggering achievement without spoiling some aspect or other about this experience, but it certainly is a staggering achievement. Well paced, well integrated with the movies that lead up to this, while still being touching and delighting and horrifying. And they basically nailed Thanos, which was a relief.

    If you're not into Marvel, you're reading the wrong review. If you are into Marvel, then you've probably already bought your tickets.…

  • Waiting for Guffman

    Waiting for Guffman


    Heartwarming niceness

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  • Precious



    This is just an awful movie, made by somebody with contempt for cinema, apparently. Poverty porn for people who like hand-wringing in the comfort of their sitting room instead of actual change in the lives of others...

  • The Master

    The Master


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    By far my favorite alcoholic movie, and my favorite movie about Scientology, or brainwashing, or alcohol-fueled fantasizing... It's a bromance, it's an odyssey of sorts, and most certainly it's a stunning piece of cinema. But I'll have to get back to you about what's it's ultimately about.

    I mean, what was real and what wasn't? Did Quell dream the whole thing in a stupor, lying on that beach? Dodd was most certainly the comforting breast Quell needed, but without all…