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  • Deuces Wild

    Deuces Wild

    ★★

    This wasn't as terrible as I thought it would be. In fact, it's pretty solid if you think of it as a teen flick. The only problem is who would that teenage demographic be? Is this movie for teenage boys? Teenage girls? Teens who like '50s period pieces? The film has a specific PG-13 kind of tone which made it a tough sell for adults- I think that's why it didn't find the right audience.

    I watched this for the…

  • Speedway Junky

    Speedway Junky

    ★½

    I came here to see Jonathan Taylor Thomas be short (except for that one scene where he's taller than everyone- you'll know what I mean). Anyway, I got exactly what I wanted.

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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★

    I will gladly pay you Tuesday for a Spider-Man Noir movie today.

  • The House That Jack Built

    The House That Jack Built

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Holy shit. Lars Von Trier didn't direct the serial killer film we wanted, he directed the serial killer film we deserve.

    This is not what I expected at all. Von Trier mentioned he was interested in this kind of story because of people (particularly women he knew) being obsessed with serial killers. In response he has made a total anti-serial killer film.

    Our culture tends to frame these killers as superior or fascinating or "cool." Von Trier is like, "Fuck…