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  • Horizon: A 360 Journey

    Horizon: A 360 Journey

    ★★★½

    About a week ago a giant red inflatable dome appeared in the vacant lot across the street from my house, like they’d found a MUTO down there and were trying (badly) to cover it up. The first thing I thought of was crazy old Doug Trumbull’s pop-up cinema ventures, which proved closer to the truth. He went on about those at the Lightbox four or five years ago when he was showing UFOTOG, his ultra-HFR test film; and he positioned…

  • The Matrix Reloaded

    The Matrix Reloaded

    ★★★★

    Here's to the most successful movie directed by women until this week - and in adjusted dollars, still holding.

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  • Ex Machina

    Ex Machina

    ★★★★½

    You know when you're lying in bed with your partner, and it's morning but you're not really up yet, and you look over at his or her head and just kind of have an out-of-body experience, where you realize that there's a brain inside that skull, a brain about the size of your two fists put together, and that brain is actually EVERY SINGLE THING about this person that you know and love and hate and everything else, and you…

  • Ghostbusters

    Ghostbusters

    ★★★★

    Boy internet, you've been lowballing it. (I wonder why.) This movie's great - I hope they make ten of them. And before you even get started: if you're male, don't comment on this review. I have no interest in your need to assert your opinion against mine, or anyone else's.

    Is it weird to say that this feels like the first GHOSTBUSTERS movie that matches the one we've all been playing in our heads since we were kids? Ghost busting…