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  • A Woman Under the Influence
  • Caché
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Dazed and Confused

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  • Bones and All

  • The Fly

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  • Hustle

    Hustle

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

    When Dr. J helped Bo with the Boa challenge it was like when Han Solo told Chewie "Let's Go Home" in the Force Awakens. Or at least what I'd imagine it would be like for someone who likes Star Wars more than I do. The point is I was a sucker for all this fan service - "that's Seth Curry!" "Kyle Lowry??? Wow" "The Professor!?"

    Had a great time

  • Bones and All

    Bones and All

    American Honey but instead of selling magazine subscriptions it's lonely people to munch

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  • Pretend It's a City

    Pretend It's a City

    Pretend I watched more than the first part.

    While it's true, probably, that New York is much worse now than in the 1970s, despite the urban blight, the murders, the rapes, the police brutality (it was even worse then believe it or not), the hate crimes, the petty crimes, the slum lords, and so on, I don't care.

    What value is this kind of nostalgia? It's probably great for the older people who lived through it, and this is a…

  • A Kid from Coney Island

    A Kid from Coney Island

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

    This is an odd one.

    The movie starts off strong, detailing Marbury's rise in 1990s New York. Bringing in New York street ball legends, his family, and Cam and Fat Joe, it's exciting and the style suits his meteoric rise.

    From there it goes into his time in the NBA, but unfortunately provides very little information about what happened behind the scenes. Marbury's problems are vague - he was on bad teams, he was homesick, he didn't know how to…