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  • How Do You Know

    How Do You Know

    ★★★

    Terrible in many ways, but it's too weird to hate. Owen Wilson saves it from becoming a total fiasco. He's very funny here. The budget was $120 million, which is the most distressing and hilarious piece of movie trivia I've come across in a long time. Is this the Heaven's Gate for an era of romantic dramedies? I don't think that idea will hold up to much scrutiny but I'm gonna go around trying to make it stick anyway

  • Greetings from Africa

    Greetings from Africa

    Someone should do that meme with the futuristic society pic and like, "the world today if MTV gave Cheryl Dunye a show in the mid 90s"... not me though... I'm too old

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  • First Cow

    First Cow

    ★★★★★

    Watching this movie alert so many more people to the fact that Kelly Reichardt belongs in the best living filmmaker conversation has been so gratifying and exciting, I loved it long before I saw it. I'm clearly biased as hell but it's my second favorite of hers, after Certain Women. Usually when ppl try to make a movie "about America" the whole thing crumbles under the weight of that ambition. She makes it look easy

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  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    Everybody Wants Some!!

    ★★★★

    Rewatched this with my brother a few nights ago. He played college baseball and later texted me some thoughts:

    "I looked into the cast because I was pretty impressed at the baseball scenes, I could tell they could play. And that insane pitcher pitched at Texas, and is Huston Street's brother. Huston had a great career in the bigs. And the other one, McReynolds, he played at Arizona State... Some of the little dialogue during the scrimmage is not something…