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  • Frances Ha

    Frances Ha

    ★★★★

    Frances Ha. Gerwig. Baumbach. Fantastic.

  • Upstream Color

    Upstream Color

    ★★★★

    A major leap forward from director/writer/actor Shane Carruth's debut PRIMER. This is film as aggressive mood enhancer. Reminded me at times of early David Cronenberg, though really it felt unique and unlike anything too specific. I kept waiting for it to careen into the ditch in its final act, but it maintains its hypnotic spell all the way to its perfect, unsettling yet hopeful ending. It's great to see a filmmaker approach the science fiction genre in a mature, humanistic…

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  • The Breach

    The Breach

    ★★★½

    Just watched this. Domesticity is hell. Counter-culture is hell. Marriage is hell. Divorce is hell. Murder is hell. Chabrol. LA RUPTURE. Très bon.

  • Hyde Park on Hudson

    Hyde Park on Hudson

    ★★★

    Extraordinary people at an extraordinary time eating hot dogs.