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  • Street of Crocodiles

    Street of Crocodiles

    Netflix needs to pay the Quay brothers to work on their Sandman adaptation. Films like Street of Crocodiles are Dave Mckean’s covers brought to life.

  • Sword of Trust

    Sword of Trust

    ★★½

    R.I.P. Lynn Shelton

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl

    ★★★★½

    I really liked Gone Girl but since Girl with the Dragon Tattoo it feels like Fincher has lost a certain amount of ambition in his choice in films. Nick Pinkerton in his amazing article for Film Comment "Gone Finching" applies a qoute from Manny Farber's "Hard-Sell Cinema" to Fincher, clearly defines the place Fincher holds in modern cinema and why his status as a premier auteur is always in question.

    “The figure who is engineering this middle-class blitz has the…

  • The Vietnam War

    The Vietnam War

    ★★★★★

    Top to bottom another massive achievement from Burns and Novick. Goes without saying it should be required viewing in schools. It's an education that could cure the abundance of stupidity we have on the war on terror, and change our collective view of America itself.