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  • Dogville
  • Bully
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • Fat City

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  • Magnum Force

  • Out of the Past

  • The Beguiled

  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1

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  • The Beguiled

    The Beguiled

    Imagine if the 1971 Don Siegel-Clint Eastwood collab that shocked the nation and made history was this and not DIRTY HARRY. This is the better movie in every way that counts.

  • The Many Saints of Newark

    The Many Saints of Newark

    Is there any indignity our generation will be spared? A Sopranos reboot that makes GODFATHER PART III look like a barn-burner. You ever find a Vimeo college assignment Sopranos parody? This probably matched that vibe-wise. This makes the PS2 game look retroactively graceful.

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  • Fat Girl

    Fat Girl

    *me, feeling bile rise in my throat, preparing for the last 20 minutes of this film* It’s okay... they’re just Europeans, not real people....

  • Summer of Soul (...or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

    Summer of Soul (...or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

    Summer of Sham: Questlove & Co. Commit Elderly Abuse

    Near the beginning of SUMMER OF SOUL, Stevie Wonder takes the stage. I’m at the Angelika watching this incredible footage. Stevie sits at the drum set and does a mind-bending drum solo. I feel tears form in my eyes. And I remember the last time this happened to me: watching Stevie take the stage with The Rolling Stones partway through the screening of COCKSUCKER BLUES I caught at Film Forum in 2016.…