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  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    So...they actually dance in this one?

    The first thing one notices is that Suspiria removes more color from its source material than Exodus: Gods and Kings.
    Also, the plot is drastically pumped up (well...Argento's plot was as full as your browser history after you hopefully wash your hands).
    This seemed noble and fair. It established the setting and the characters, it built up its mystery, it took its time, and carefully inserted a toothpick in your toenail, before suddenly bludgeoning…

  • An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn

    An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn

    ★★★

    This is like the Coen Brothers had lost a really bizarre bet.


    That said, it "Needs more grease!".
    After a full on grotesque fest with Greasy Strangler, this one stands just halfway between that and what's normal, ending up not being either.
    However, I'll definitely check out whatever Hosking does next.

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  • Nas Nalgas do Mandarim

    Nas Nalgas do Mandarim

    ★★★★★

    Magnificent, overlooked film, which features an innovative narrative structure, brilliant acting, and a thoughtful exploration of reality versus perception.

    Pedro Cinemaxunga, an unsuspected master of satiric comedy, surprises again in yet another even more neglected vein with his new self-written and self-directed allegorical film, "Nas Nalgas do Mandarim".
    This initially mystifying drama slowly turns out to be a piercing and powerful contemplation of the passage of man upon this earth. Essentially intellectual, yet emotionally stimulating, too, it is as tough—and…

  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War

    ½

    WHERE THE F*** IS HOWARD THE DUCK?!?!?