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  • The Favourite

    The Favourite


    A wicked, sumptuous delight. Three amazing performances, prominent music, a great script... and Horatio, the fastest duck in the city!!!!! 🦆

  • Jupiter Ascending

    Jupiter Ascending


    Bananas, in the best way. Artistic, inventive, and with an insane amount of world-building. The choices are bold (Eddie Redmayne has devoured everything in sight) and don't always work (Mila Kunis is bland as heck), but it's certainly A VISION with great ideas and grand aspirations. It's really a shame we'll never get another one, because I think there's a lot to love and great places these characters could be taken.

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  • The Rocketeer

    The Rocketeer


    Goddamn it’s so good.

  • Scare Package

    Scare Package


    Really solid and fun... until it leaves the video store, and then it never gets that energy back, leading to a disappointing “Cabin in the Woods”-y last quarter.

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  • The Wanting Mare

    The Wanting Mare


    Gorgeous visuals, made all the more impressive by the background of the production and the way it was made. But there’s nothing to cling to in the story; no reason to care about these characters. Vague concepts, broad strokes of ideas, and impressive landscapes aren’t enough to overcome a lack of clear stakes, character development, or plot.

    It sounds like the director has a lot of ideas about this world, but I wish more had been communicated on screen. Some may like its vague, whispered “poetic” nature, but for me there’s just not enough here to care.

    Chattanooga Film Festival 2020

  • Late Night

    Late Night


    Very pleasant. Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling are always a joy to watch. Thankfully it avoids many low-hanging tropes, and has a strong feminist POV. Wish it all was a bit zippier, though.