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Batman and Robin (1997)

1997 was a special summer for the movies. Speed 2: Cruise Control featured Willem Dafoe on a cruise ship, murdering ...
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Sound of Metal (2020)

The cruelest test of how much something means to you is to take that thing away. For Ruben Stone (Riz ...
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Minari (2021)
Five Stars

As I watched the strange magnificence of Minari unfold, my thoughts went to Hillbilly Elegy, Ron Howard's flimsy, plastic melodrama ...
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Nomadland (2021)
Five Stars

In my notes for Nomadland, I scribbled that Fern (Frances McDormand) lives "untethered." But that's not exactly true. She's firmly ...
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Patton (1970)
Five Stars

"It is well that war is so terrible, otherwise we should grow too fond of it."Robert E. Lee [su_dropcap size="5"]P[/su_dropcap]atton ...
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Heat (1995)
Five Stars

"You search for...the scent of your prey, and then you hunt them down. That's the only thing you're committed to ...
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JFK (1991)
Five Stars

[su_dropcap size="5"]I[/su_dropcap] watched JFK in eighth grade, and it blew my mind on two equally important fronts:  First off, it's a balls-out ...
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Malcolm X (1992)
Five Stars

"For it is not light that is needed, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need ...
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From Justin to Kelly (2003)
Five Stars

[su_dropcap size="5"]I[/su_dropcap] know what you're going to say before you even say it, so let me gently put my fingers ...
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Parasite

Parasite (2019)

In the final act of Parasite, a character punctuates a dark moment with a fit of misplaced laughter.  This scene perfectly ...
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