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  • Little Evil

    Little Evil

    ★★½

    I've been struggling to find something to say about this movie, just sort of sitting here staring at my screen... And it dawned on me that there's just not much to say. "Little Evil" is harmless enough -- it's certainly not a bad movie -- but there's just nothing there to recommend it either.

    It's difficult to pull off a good horror-comedy. I can only think of a handful that really work. "Little Evil" makes a decent run at the…

  • Warning from Space

    Warning from Space

    ★★★★★

    All this is only a first step: the fundamental goal of any emancipatory movement must be to demystify and democratize the production of scientific knowledge, to break down the artificial barriers that separate "scientists" from "the public"'. Realistically, this task must start with the younger generation, through a profound reform of the educational system. The teaching of science and mathematics must be purged of its authoritarian and elitist characteristics, and the content of these subjects enriched by incorporating the insights…

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  • Hellraiser

    Hellraiser

    ★★★★

    I hadn't seen Hellraiser for probably 15 years. A friend has been bugging me to re-watch it, and I'm really glad I succumbed to the peer pressure. This is a really good movie -- not just a really good horror movie. The direction and cinematography are crisp and vital, and the movie chugs along briskly and with purpose. The story is certainly unique, as well, of course.

    Honestly, one of the reasons it took me so long to re-watch this…

  • House

    House

    ★★★★

    What the fuck did I just watch? I am more or less speechless.

    I wonder what my life would have been like if this had been the first movie I had ever seen. If this movie were my baseline for normal...

    Really a one-of-a-kind experience.