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  • Cha Cha Real Smooth

    Cha Cha Real Smooth

    cooper is incredibly fucking annoying and kind of insidious, big nothing of a movie aside from that

  • Top Gun: Maverick

    Top Gun: Maverick

    As with many sequels such as this there’s a striking echo with Konsinski’s own Tron: Legacy - a film that I think has come to define a lot of how US filmmakers approach the so-called “legacy-quel”, and one that has itself also reckoned with a man who has been overtaken by time.

    But where Tron expresses fears about digital approximation and replacement through eerily deepfaked ghosts of the past, Top Gun Maverick is all about tangibility - the clank of…

Popular reviews

  • Ema



    still thinking about the dance sequence on the rooftop a week later - loved the complicated, messy polyamory and the film's focus on sensation over everything else, pretty much beats CLIMAX at its own game

  • The Matrix Reloaded

    The Matrix Reloaded

    sure, it remixes and interrogates the previous one by imagining the responsibilities and connotations of The One as a new kind of prison, but this is first and foremost a film about how the French are annoying