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  • Rosemary's Baby

    Rosemary's Baby

    ★★★★★

    Roman Polanski's hypnotic classic is unnerving as all hell, thanks in no small part to the great performances and painstaking paranoia running throughout. This SLOW-burn metaphor for fear of commitment and parenthood is worthy of it's 50 years worth of praise.

  • The Exorcist III

    The Exorcist III

    ★★★★½

    Unjustly hated in its time, mostly due to the bad memories people had of Exorcist II: Heritic, The Exorcist III (written and directed by William Peter Blatty, author of The Exorcist and Legion, the book the 3rd film is based on) is a truly horrifying film, graced with wonderful performances and incredible atmosphere. Now, nearly 30 years later, people are finally realizing how good Exorcist 3 truly is, and how it not only equals the horror of the 1973 classic,…

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  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

    ★★★½

    The 9th film from Quentin Tarantino features an amazing duo in Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt (the latter giving his best performance in over a decade), and the recreation of 60's Hollywood is remarkable, but much like his 2015 film The Hateful Eight, there is an amazing 2 hour film in this nearly 3 hour experience. Self-indulgent and overlong, and while it may be one of Tarantino's weaker films, it is none-the-less a highly entertaining love letter to the 60's that showcases Tarantino's growth as a filmmaker, albeit a less successful storyteller.

  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

    ★★★★★

    This classic film of Edward Albee's classic play features some of the greatest screen performances of the 20th century. Nominated for every eligible Academy Award at the time, and it deserved them all, and then some. This controversial dramedy is ruthlessly hilarious, and brutally poignant, especially for its time. While it may seem tame to today's standards, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is still a scorcher and holds up very well after 53 years.