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  • The Green Ray

    The Green Ray

    Last week's programming: a movie set in an apocalyptic police state mere moments before the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are cancelled due to an unimaginable natural disaster...

    This week's programming: a movie that takes place on the exact date I'm choosing to watch it, about an unrelenting summer and a string of halted vacation plans...

    I feel so broke up, I wanna go home.

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  • The Big Short

    The Big Short

    Remember those scenes in The Big Short where we cut to a celebrity who then explains a complicated financial concept in layman's terms? That is all the scenes-- so if you're dying to listen to Ryan Gosling parse the 2007 financial crisis then run, don't walk!

    Here's the thing, the bankers and investors that control our money can and will be crooks, that much we know, but Adam McKay uses the film not just that we were wronged but to…

  • The Cranes Are Flying

    The Cranes Are Flying

    Listen, I know I seem to give everything on here a 'like' and I'm *constantly* complaining about having to rank stuff but just know that this EASILY makes my top five because it is VERY top 5 worthy.

    It's also on Filmstruck so if you haven't seen it and you're looking for a weepy WWII romance that isn't Casablanca or a just enjoy super striking hyper-subjective black and white photography (going to go ahead and assume the lot of you…