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  • Relaxer



    1. In 1999 I was 14 years old and spent a lot of time in suburban basements playing N64. The impending Y2K apocalypse was not a major concern for me though a general sense of paranoia at that time was palpable: I used to watch wrestling tapes with a kid named Drew whose father worked at Dominick’s as a “Y2K Quality Assurance Manager” and I’m still wondering what does that mean and why did he need a business card? Did…

  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread


    The fussiest boy in the world (Daniel Day-Lewis) meets his match (Vicky Krieps) and together they battle delicate fabrics, tight deadlines and crude aristocrats while locking in a battle of wills and glances all their own. A devious little fairy tale in the key of PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE (another self-conscious ‘minor work’ about love and masochism and sisters) and a period piece in name only. The film is attuned to all the right details (the socks, cars, clothes, tea) but casts…