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  • Girl

    Girl

    2018 Ranked

    After all I had heard about Girl, both the good and the bad, I didn’t know what to expect of it but when I finally did watch it, it all quickly became clear to me. The film, simply put, is a mistake. A grave one. Now, I’m no expert on anything transgender but with the few things I’ve read or heard about it online and irl from actual trans people, it’s easy to tell where the film’s biggest…

  • Wildlife

    Wildlife

    ★★★★

    2018 Ranked

    “It’s probably nice to know your parents were once not your parents.”

    When times get tough (and they do for nearly all people), the biggest question always is how to solve whatever problem there is. In the case of Wildlife, unexpected money problems trouble the Brinson family, consisting of father Jerry (Gyllenhaal), mother Jeanette (Mulligan) and their son Joe (Oxenbould). The sudden firing of Jerry clearly hurts his pride and over the course of a couple of days,…

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  • Wine Country

    Wine Country

    ★★½

    2019 Ranked
    Netflix Originals Ranked

    Genuinely a lot less bad than I expected it to be. I feared heaps of bad improv from a bunch of SNL-actresses but even those moments felt a lot more genuine than one would expect from such a film. Visually it's bland as hell though.

    Best scene: the dinner in the restaurant
    Best moment: Jason Schwartzman passionately punching cuttlefish
    MVP: Paula Pell by a landslide!

  • Free State of Jones

    Free State of Jones

    ★★

    Soooo... did Mahershala Ali really have to act in so many white savior films to get the respect and awards he deserves?

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