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  • Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

    Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

    ★★★★½

    Let me start with pasting part of a tribute I wrote on IG tonight: 18 years ago, I was working at my first job - at an AMC theatre in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania - when Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back came to town. I’d already been a big Kevin Smith fan for a few years by then, ever since a very awkward viewing of Chasing Amy with my mom and step dad (yikes). This man and his films (and his partner in…

  • Clerks

    Clerks

    ★★★★★

    Starting my rewatch of the View Askewniverse films now, in anticipation of Jay And Silent Bob Reboot on Tuesday! I am PUMPED!!

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  • Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

    ★★

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

    (Trigger warning for mentions of assault.)

    I know Quentin Tarantino is a stubborn, puff-chested dude who would probably rebuke the notion that his first film after Harvey Weinstein’s takedown needed to be, in some way, a statement on those events, given the director’s place as one of the main beneficiaries of the Weinstein empire era. He may insist it’s just a sepia character study of an aging actor and his aging pal. But that doesn’t stop me from considering the…

  • Joker

    Joker

    My sexual orientation is worried about the Joker movie.