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  • The Blob

    The Blob

    ★★★½

    I've gotta figure out a way to go back in time to, like, 1999 and convince me and my friends to watch this and Night of the Creeps back-to-back.

    Also, we know we're in the bad timeline because Frank Darabont isn't making these anymore.

  • Body Snatchers

    Body Snatchers

    ★★★★½

    For the love of God, believe your kids.

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  • The Duke of Burgundy

    The Duke of Burgundy

    ★★★★½

    Yeah, I'm into BDSM: Brakhage, domesticity, sadness, and, uh... moths.

  • Purple Rain

    Purple Rain

    ★★★★

    The high water mark of 20th century pop hagiography. It exists in this singular state of being both a pure hit of Prince while still being tempered in some way. Maybe that's the writers insisting that this be a run-of-the-mill 80s melodrama. Maybe that's director Albert Magnoli trying to figure out what the hell to do with Prince when he's not shrouded in darkness or bathed in stagelight. And there's the rub: 1987's Sign "O" the Times is a more…