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  • Beatriz at Dinner

    Beatriz at Dinner

    ★★★★

    For fucking right now in this social/political quagmire ... I like that it is isn't tied up at the end. Great cast.

  • Felt

    Felt

    Little thought beyond the real impulse for the actions and feelings

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  • Jupiter Ascending

    Jupiter Ascending

    ★★★★

    First, this film should be considered the 2015 Anti-50 Shades of Grey, in that we are presented with a strong female character who does not mindlessly submit herself to the whims and desires of wealthy/powerful dominants who have a lot of neat technological toys. Instead, she goes her own way and learns to stand up for herself.

    Second, while it is not didactic on this point, this film is clearly critiquing the mindless drive to conquer and consume without any…

  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice

    ★★★★

    Finally a Pynchon adaptation and it is done right.