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  • Downsizing



    Two dissimilar but provocative movies joined at the hip, a cheerful satire and a glum social drama. Both have their legitimacy but they don’t fit together well or plausibly.

  • Foxtrot



    Most original and provocative film of the season—and one of those rare character studies in which every major character is sympathetically misguided.

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  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    A.I. Artificial Intelligence


    Only Kubrick and Spielberg, working together on different time planes, could create such a philosophical and intellectual heartbreaker.

  • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

    Professor Marston and the Wonder Women


    A movie to get off on—erotically, intellectually, humanistically, sociologically. The first movie I’ve seen that made me want to read a comic book.