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  • The Muppets Take Manhattan

    The Muppets Take Manhattan


    Every single practical effect in this movie is more visually impressive and creative than all CGI resurrections of old/dead people ever. It's also very funny.

  • Tampopo



    Cinema as ramen, and vice versa. This film gets me.

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  • It Comes at Night

    It Comes at Night


    I came out of it thinking it was like watching part of a movie, lacking a beginning and an end. (Sheesh, even Godard might bristle at the prospect.) Now I think that's not quite right, like, it has a beginning and an end but they're underdeveloped...and so is the middle. Haven't been much of a horror guy, but lately am more interested in how tools like sound are used sooooo manipulatively (not saying this is a bad thing) to elicit…

  • Green Room

    Green Room


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Okay, I just realized why this movie bummed me out so hard: it ends with Anton Yelchin alive and the neo-Nazis defeated, exactly how 2016 does not end.