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  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water


    As others have noted, the Amelie is strong with this one. Ravishingly beautiful with some great performances and truly remarkable creature work. But, as I feel sometimes happens with Del Toro, the air starts running out of the story early, and moments that should be rapturous or exciting end up feeling a bit rote (are villains still allowed to say "Did I stutter?" and we're expected to take it seriously?) Del Toro clearly has such a gifted imagination that I…

  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name


    When you think about it, Armie Hammer pretty much spends all of this movie dancing.

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  • Carol



    To the asshole at the 7:30 Angelika showing who could not stop giggling: if you can't be a fucking grown up, don't see grown up movies. That is all. This was wonderful, despite that one asshole.

  • 45 Years

    45 Years


    Maybe the most devastating final shot of the year. But then I haven't seen The Road Chip yet.