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  • Sea of Love

    Sea of Love


    So this is one of those "erotic thrillers" I've heard so much about.

  • Serpico



    Way less of a thriller than I had imagined, and way more of a showcase for Pacino wearing zany disguises and hats.

    Some good stuff, though.

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  • I Love You, Daddy

    I Love You, Daddy


    A spectacularly ill-timed screener arrival turned into a spectacularly ill-timed viewing, because why not lean right into the unpleasantness? I certainly understand why the release was pulled and why most thinking people will never want to see this, but to me it doesn't play as an icky self-justification or secret self-exposure so much as a movie very much about Woody Allen: a meta-narrative where the plot of Allen's Manhattan happens in one plot thread while a post-revelation Woody Allen fan…

  • T2 Trainspotting

    T2 Trainspotting


    I was anticipating this movie because I love Danny Boyle, Ewan McGregor, the original movie, and the trailer for this movie, but I was still unprepared, to some extent, for what kind of a movie I was getting here: Sort of a winky revival, sort of a rumination on nostalgia, sort of softening up and sort of a similarly tough heart underneath. Say this for Trainspotting 2: Not that many sequels take well-known characters from the previous movie and deepen…