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  • Roar


    What the live-action lion king should have been.

  • Miracle Mile

    Miracle Mile


    Miracle Mile is a boy-meets-girl story transforming into an apocalyptic tale. It's an okay film with a wonderful soundtrack by tangerine dream and some stunning dream-like 80s cinematography. It took a good look at After Hours (1985).

    This movie is about Harry meeting a girl Julie. They schedule a date but Harry doesn't show up, because of the most improbable power shortage ever. When he finally arrives a couple of hours too late, he receives a mysterious phone call and…

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  • Midnight Cowboy

    Midnight Cowboy


    Criterion Spine #925

    What is the ultimate embodiment of masculinity? A cowboy, right?

    This is a story about a naive self-indulged Texan cowboy named Joe (Jon Voight). Joe goes to New York City to make his small-town dream come true; Living a life full women and luxury, but instead he finds out about the hard and bitter life of New York. While working as a hustler, to survive, his "cowboy" masculinity is put to test after (homo)sexual encounters. He and…