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  • Professor Marston & the Wonder Women

    Professor Marston & the Wonder Women

    ★★★★

    Fascinating dramatization of the creator of Wonder Woman and the women in his life that inspired the character. The movie has a nuanced portrayal of the polyamorous relationship which developed between William & Elizabeth Marston (Luke Evans & Rebecca Hall) and Olivia Byrne (Bella Heathcote). The performances are wonderful and allow “breathing room” for the characters to react to each other and their inner development. I found the portrayal of the developing central relationship along with the BDSM elements and how it…

  • The Florida Project

    The Florida Project

    ★★★★

    Beautifully shot empathetic look of a slice of American life not often captured in movies. A movie that is full of humanity.

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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★½

    The first time I saw this was in 70mm and it was a great experience. This second time I had the privilege of watching it in 70mm IMAX and I don't think I was prepared for how amazing an experience it would be. The level of detail and sheer scale captured left me in awe of the potential that movies can achieve.

    Dunkirk is a different type of war movie. Discarding traditional moments of heroics to instead highlight the overwhelming…

  • The Beguiled

    The Beguiled

    ★★★★½

    A slow boil thriller set during the civil war with sexual tension simmering between a lone wounded Union soldier being treated by the remnants of an all-girls school. The atmosphere is thick, amplified further by the evolving web of interactions between the soldier (Colin Farrell) and the female residents of assorted ages (Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning, and Oona Laurence primarily). The Beguiled is a reserved movie that has some of the most intense and loaded exchanges of looks…