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  • Palo Alto

    Palo Alto

    Honestly I wanted to hate this movie, and was pleasantly surprised when I watched it and it was in fact terrible. The acting was horrible, the story was unoriginal (blame Franco's book), and overall it was a sucky, whitewashed movie that left me with no take-aways other than "please stop the Coppola women from making movies." Francis Ford was good, Sofia and Gia direct movies like tumblr pictures-- bland, overly filled with attractive white people, and trying too hard.

  • The Frontier

    The Frontier

    ★★★½

    Saw this at the northampton international film fest, it was a little slow at first, and the storyline seemed weirdly familiar, but ultimately I enjoyed it. I really enjoy films with this sort of style of tri-narrative storytelling where we sort of follow each individual in figuring things out. Although I felt like the romance part was a little forced, the acting was surprisingly good. At the festival , the producer said that they filmed it in about 21 days,…

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  • Are All Men Pedophiles?

    Are All Men Pedophiles?

    ½

    poorly made and a gross bias towards hebephilic and pedophilic normativity. Jezebel said (about the director) "He just thinks that teenage girls are hot, and he doesn't want you to think that's gross, okay?" um yeah, it definitely comes across that way pal.

  • Mr. Nobody

    Mr. Nobody

    ★★★★½

    honestly this isn't the type of movie i would normally watch, it seemed very "hollywood" and sci-fiy and i wasn't really interested upon reading the netflix description at first. however, i was really feeling jared leto at the time so i thought "why not?" and watched it.

    i really really enjoyed this movie. although there were a lot of parts that were incredibly overdone and cheesy and a tiny bit campy, i thought the overall loveliness of this movie made…