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  • Intolerable Cruelty

    Intolerable Cruelty


    The Coen Brothers go full screwball, and George Clooney turns in a performance that channels Cary Grant at his zaniest - loved it.

  • Right Now, Wrong Then

    Right Now, Wrong Then


    Despite being one of my favorite Korean directors, I haven't watched a Hong movie since "In Another Country" back in 2012 after developing a serious case of Hong fatigue. It's hard to believe he's made four features since then- and even though "Right Now, Wrong Then" felt like a warm blanket that was both familiar and comforting, it only confirmed the fact that this man is deeply set in his ways and will stubbornly continue to make the same movie…

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  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel


    Why was every shot perfectly symmetrical?
    Just because.

    Why is everything pastel?
    Just because.

    Why is Jason Schwartzman in this?
    Just because.

    Why did the Indian lobby boy become white in his old age?
    Just because.

    Why is everyone praising this movie?
    Just because.

  • A Letter to Uncle Boonmee

    A Letter to Uncle Boonmee


    “A Letter to Uncle Boonmee” isn’t so much a movie as an experiment in photography, a series of images that capture a mood instead of a story. It has no plot, per se, though it does revolve around a group of soldiers who have driven out all the villagers of a small town. Yet, they’re not all that important. With a sudden pan or tilt of the constantly moving camera, the director decides to focus on some other development, seemingly…