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  • American Beauty
  • Blade Runner 2049

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  • Them

    ★★

  • Willy's Wonderland

    ★★

  • You Cannot Kill David Arquette

    ★★★

  • The Lost Daughter

    ★★

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  • Talk Radio

    Talk Radio

    ★★★½

    “Sticks and stones can break your bones but words cause permanent damage!” …and yet they keep coming back for more. 

    In Oliver Stone’s 1988 film, based on Eric Bogosian’s 1987 Pulitzer Prize-nominated play of the same name, who is also a co-writer, the film follows Barry Champlain (also played by Bogosian) as his talk radio show “Night Talk” is about to go nationwide. The whole country will be listening, and Champlain’s show is centered around the host himself talking to…

  • Safe

    Safe

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    By all accounts, Safe directed by Todd Haynes in his second feature is a horror film. After all, most horror movies aim to scare us. What’s scarier than a woman plagued by an unknown illness she can never stop, and worse can’t understand? She doesn’t even know what triggers these intense reactions. 

    She can be fine, one second, and then struggles to even breathe, whether in a confined pace or out in the open. It can come from anywhere, and…