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  • When We Rise

    When We Rise


    Matching the most hackneyed emotional beats of a '70s social awareness miniseries with a visual palette that veers weirdly closer to Roland Emmerich's tepidly rendered Stonewall than Gus Van Sant's Milk, this extended look at the last fifty years of gay rights advocacy is a hodgepodge of ridiculous dramatic arcs (mostly centered on Michael Kenneth Williams' character, an all-purpose proxy for the intersection of being gay and black/religious/in the military/addicted/HIV positive/cursed to live a life of tragedy), a steady stream…

  • Far from the Madding Crowd

    Far from the Madding Crowd


    I'd give five stars to the version of this that is 169 minutes of Terrence Stamp repeatedly showing off his sword and running-in-a-field skills on loop.

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    The Revenant


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    Jennifer Lawrence's ability to carry middling material is quite something.