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  • Downsizing

    Downsizing

    ★★★½

    Paints a grim portrait of society's inability to change and its inevitable destruction at the hands of people without the spine to think beyond the immediate now. Design and effects a delight. Hong Chau snatching miracles from thin air. It's messy, but I appreciated Payne's return to this sort of film over the likes of THE DESCENDANTS and SIDEWAYS.

  • I, Tonya

    I, Tonya

    ★★★

    Not great. Diverting, but unoriginal. Not as smart as it thinks it is with a frustrating soundtrack and Janney is curiously one-note. The costumes and sound editing ought to be its only real award contending elements.

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  • Seashore

    Seashore

    ★★½

    Five stars if you're into the sort of gay films about twinky boys who star out of windows/at the ocean/through walls a lot. Otherwise, it's a short dragged out to 85 minutes.

  • Ruben Guthrie

    Ruben Guthrie

    ½

    Appalling. Hard to imagine a more loathsome or repugnant film being released this year. Who is this even for in 2015? The target audience are surely the same sort of hard-boozing upper-class buffoonish douchebags who spend their weekends snorting coke or will have already seen the film for free at screenings that they somehow get invited to simply because they're rich and rich people get on lists like that. Takes every chance it can get to shove its lead odious…