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  • The Disaster Artist

    The Disaster Artist

    ★★★½

    What kind of shampoo does Tommy Wiseau use? I admire his volume and defined curl.

  • 700 Sundays

    700 Sundays

    ★★★★

    Billy Crystal is a national treasure, the love of my life, and also the mensch of the century

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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★

    I don't even know where to begin with this movie, so I suppose I'll start with the end. The final sequence in this movie was one of the most bewildering, gruesome, horrifying things I'd ever seen (read: endured), and then the screen cut to black, and then a Judy Collins cover of Joni Mitchell's Both Sides Now played. I got up and noticed that I was shaking. Like, literally shaking. And so was the rest of the theater. It was…

  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★½

    Ohhh boy. Here we go. I wanted to like this movie. I thought that I'd love it. I thought it would be a modern-day A Room with a View (which happens to be one of my very favorite films (and I was so thrilled to see that the screenplay was written by James Ivory himself!)). I wanted a movie about love and beauty and art and pain. And, for the entire film, I tried to convince myself that it was,…