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  • Princess Cyd

    Princess Cyd

    ★★★★½

    Cone’s followup to the under-seen dramedy Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party is another charming naturalistic comedy-drama about the different kinds of relationships, from forging them to understanding what we want out of these newfound connections.The film centers on Cyd Loughlin (Jessie Pinnick) a 16-year-old girl visiting her novelist aunt Miranda (Rebecca Spence) in Chicago, the two attempt to bond even though Cyd isn’t much of a reader but upon meeting Katie (Malic White) finds a kindred spirit and perhaps more. The…

  • World of Tomorrow

    World of Tomorrow

    ★★★★★

    And that’s how you start off the new year in style. This is as brilliant a followup to an already excellent original work as has been in recent memory. Don Hertzfeld needs to continue this highly original series and give us more of the surreal antics of Emily and her future clones exploring the nature of humanity.

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  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    ★★★★½

    Not since It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown has a person dressed in a sheet ghost costume moved me so dearly.

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon

    ★★★★

    At this point you should know wether your sensibilities and movie tastes are aligned with the surreal, weird and disturbing mind of Nicholas Winding Refn. If you thought 'Only God Forgives' was crossing the line, you ain't seen nothing yet in this morbid depiction of the fashion industry. Elle Fanning is superb as Jesse a small town girl looking to make her name in the tinsel town high-end fashion world. After being recognized for her unique 'look' she begins her…