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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★★

  • Scream

    ★★★

  • Photocopier

    ★★½

  • Yuni

    ★★★★★

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  • Photocopier

    Photocopier

    ★★½

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

    In hindsight, knowing that one of the writers is facing sexual assault charges, this movie teeters the edge between representation and masturbatory trauma porn.

    I don't think there is anything inherently wrong about depicting how much guilt-tripping and victim-blaming survivors face about the assault they've suffered through. Unbelievable, for example, did this really well (though in their case, they were paying tribute to a true story). There isn't anything inherently wrong about having a whodunnit aspect to it, too.

    But…

  • The Haunting of Hill House

    The Haunting of Hill House

    ★★★½

    let luke crain be happy