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  • Clash

    Clash

    ★★★

    62/100

    Film Pulse review forthcoming.

  • What Happened to Monday

    What Happened to Monday

    ★★★

    59/100

    filmreviews12.com review. Why go to the trouble of setting up a complex dystopia, and pose a handful of interesting ethical questions in the first 30 minutes about the implications of said dystopia, if you're just going to squander them all on a slew of action and sci-fi clichés?

    (Noomi Rapace fucking NAILS it here, though.)

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  • The Interview

    The Interview

    So I was able to sneak a look at the finished film, and I have to say that it is absolutely...

    Hang on, I think I hear someone pulling up outside. Be right back.

  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler

    ★★★★

    82/100

    Engrossing and skeevy, Nightcrawler, the directorial debut of Dan Gilroy, is an uncomfortable but obsessive and deeply fascinating look at what TV news could be under the surface of well lit sets and playful banter. Jake Gyllenhaal is spellbinding, a transformation both physical and psychological that should have been nominated for the Oscar. The rest of the cast -- like Rene Russo and Riz Ahmed -- are great. Gilroy's script is solid, but characters feel underdeveloped, although in the grand scheme of things, detachment is minimal.