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  • Easter Parade

    Easter Parade

    Maybe the Platonic ideal of "negging" as a seduction technique. Still fun.

  • The Brady Bunch Movie

    The Brady Bunch Movie

    ★★★★

    FYC: Shelley Long's variations on "Oh, Mike! Why/how?"

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  • Ain't Them Bodies Saints

    Ain't Them Bodies Saints

    ★★½

    You know what? I haven't watched BADLANDS in a while. Maybe I should watch BADLANDS again. Yeah, I think I'll do that. Watch BADLANDS again.

  • It Follows

    It Follows

    ★★★★

    Beneath the fears on the surface (STDs, date rape, parental abandonment) are the murkier and touchier fears (vulnerability, betrayal of trust, and death (and Death)), all presented with a languidly creepy circa-70s suburbia vibe that feels like TEXAS CHAINSAW crossed with VIRGIN SUICIDES. The explicit depiction of what happens to the victims falls flat, and it doesn't quite play fair with its own rules, but (like MYTH) the beating heart at the center of everything won't be denied.