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  • The Addiction

    The Addiction

    ★★

    episode of Frasier where he smokes weed and plays with knives and goes to church and becomes a goth soundcloud rapper, but without jokes

  • Tobacco Road

    Tobacco Road

    ★★★★½

    if Beckett made The Road, or cormac mccarthy made The Bed Sitting Room. weird, bleak, post-apocalyptic, absolutely deranged, brutal, magnificent. the most subversive use of hymn singing ive ever seen in a movie. someone on here described george lucas as a combination of Eisenstein + Walt Disney, well thats this movie too. it would make such a great double bill with The Old and the New. in fact this film makes the case for real subsumption even better. the more…

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  • Cars

    Cars

    if u liked the fast and the furious, and youre 2 years old, youll love this

  • Anna Karenina

    Anna Karenina

    ★★

    Fairly run-of-the-mill, but zippy (love the comically over-sized pear in the opening burst). Maybe three stars for the theatrical stage business as characters walk up stairs into the lights, the backdrop goes up on snowy wastes, the beautifully choreographed clerks packing up for the day and re-costuming into waiters (one cycling home on a penny farthing)... Im smiling remembering that. Like if Brecht did perfume ads