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  • Glass

    Glass

    ★★★★

    Such a fucking TONIC for superhero glut. It's everything I thought it would be, up to and including an extremely over-convoluted endgame where M. Night falls flat on his face. Who cares. Yeah, baby! Glass!

  • Dog Day Afternoon

    Dog Day Afternoon

    ★★★★★

    Moves like a motherfucker, then slows down to perfection. Probably the most rewatchable 70s New Hollywood film?

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  • Museo

    Museo

    ★★★★

    Gael Garcia Bernal is such an unrepentant asshole in this, and the heist sequence is *chef's kiss*. The framework about cultural heritage and national identity makes it even more than just a fun stylistic exercise.

  • Arrhythmia

    Arrhythmia

    ★★★★½

    This devastating Russian character drama pulls an impressive bait-and-switch on the audience. When we meet Oleg, a young paramedic, he seems like an asshole: he's rude to his patients, to his wife, he wastes - and drinks - away his life. When his wife texts him that she wants a divorce, we're on her side. Wouldn't you want to cut this guy out of your life?

    But then, we peel the layers off of him, and just as he realizes…