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  • Ant-Man and the Wasp

    Ant-Man and the Wasp


    "If you two are finished comparing sizes..." - Hope van Dyme

    While the rest of the Avengers' fate hangs in balance during halftime at the Infinity War, Scott Lang is hoping for an uneventful end to his house arrest. Of course, the "quantum realm," and characters who know what the heck that means, have other plans for him!

    The most noteworthy detail here is that it took Marvel Studios twenty films to get a female hero in the title role…

  • Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    Won't You Be My Neighbor?


    "The greatest thing that we can do is to help somebody to know that they're loved and capable of loving." - Fred Rogers

    I recently spent 90 minutes with wet eyes and a lump in my throat. It wasn't my allergies. It was a film. Specifically, WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR?, a powder keg of a documentary about the man Fred Rogers and the television program he created that consecrated millions of children. And it turns out Mister Rogers' legacy…

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  • Hands of Bresson

    Hands of Bresson


    “The things one can express with the hands...” - Robert Bresson

    Young hands. Old hands. Clean hands. Dirty hands. Free hands. Imprisoned hands. Steady hands. Shaky hands. The hands of an alcoholic. The hands of a pickpocket. Black and white hands. Hands in color.

    You can learn a lot about a filmmaker's body of work by focusing on one part of the body. Video essayist Kogonada artfully isolates the hands at work in the films of French auteur Robert Bresson.…

  • Creepy



    "Who's more charming? Your husband, or me?" - Nishino

    A former detective gets wrapped up in an unsolved case while his wife is perturbed by an off-putting neighbor in this not-so-mysterious mystery. The first act is absorbing enough as coincidence and possibility hang in balance. Unfortunately, a rolodex of fools become the biggest threat to this dwindling chronicle. Kurosawa continues to show great skill in blocking and long-takes to keep the viewer attentive; if only the script received this level of consideration. CREEPY finds occasion to live up to its name, but it could just as easily be titled CLUNKY.