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  • The Devil All the Time

    The Devil All the Time


    Mmm, more like The Devil 60% of the Time

  • mother!



    Now that all of life feels like a sledgehammer to the face this sledgehammer to the face feels less slegehammery.

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  • The Wandering Earth

    The Wandering Earth


    I'm weirdly proud of China for being able to make their own Geostorm.

  • Lorenzo's Oil

    Lorenzo's Oil


    Hollywood Man: Okay George this is really simple Oscar bait stuff. Just show the parent's being super sad, slap some ugly makeup on the kid, and film in flat lighting and we'll all have Oscars by next year.

    George Miller: Sounds good. I had a thought though. What if when the father learns of the disease we flash giant words super-imposed over his face and then have him collapse down the stairs clutching his chest like a Greek tragedy?