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  • United Skates

    United Skates

    ★★★

    In a time fraught with strife, there is an American tradition that has served as respite for those who partake in its dazzling exhibition, and it might just be making a comeback. Roller skating. Much in the same expository vein as Paris is Burning and The Area, first-time directors Dyana Winkler and Tina Brown take us into the mesmerizing underground scene of roller rinks and introduce us to those who reside there in United Skates.

    This is a film that…

  • Mario

    Mario

    ★★★

    Within the fandom-filled world of soccer comes this affectionate and heartfelt German drama about love, identity, and the sacrifices we make to behold them. Mario follows its two main characters, Mario and Leon (Max Hubacher and Aaron Altaras), as they navigate the homophobic backdrop to their soccer league which insists upon keeping them apart.

    If not for the brilliant acting on the part of both Hubacher and Altaras, this film might easily fall into the category of ‘yet another film…

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  • The Edge of Seventeen

    The Edge of Seventeen

    ★★★★

    A little contrived, but also a little brilliant and a lot of fun.

  • Personal Shopper

    Personal Shopper

    ★★★★★

    Let's play never have I ever, shall we? I'll start.

    Never have I ever been so in love with KStewie omggg