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  • Dirty Computer

    Dirty Computer

    ★★★★½

    This was...a sight beyond words. Janelle Monáe better than Van Gogh I think.

  • The Fits

    The Fits

    ★★★★½

    I'm all for somber, absurd, authentic mood pieces that deal with real world feminine discovery and dispute. Especially if it's a little black girl leading it. Royalty Hightower is an absolute stunner and I need to be seeing her in more roles as powerful as this one. Such a beautiful watch and a genuine, alluring nod to arthouse cinema.

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  • Green Book

    Green Book

    ★★

    Nothing about this film felt acceptable. Nothing about watching it as a black audience member was acceptable. It’s simply the neo-liberalist bullshit for white audiences to gawk at for being “progressive”. It’s nothing but an unambiguous compilation of repeated scenarios happening throughout the trip: white guy does something to get them in a situation that the black guy has to suffer through. By the end of it, white guy learns about this great little concept, known as common sense and…

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★★

    I think it’s safe to say that this film is the greatest animated feature to happen in a very long time. What I saw was an incredible origin story that sat well with me through its compelling narrative and impressive animation style. It truly was a year’s worth of anticipation fulfilled correctly. Into the Spiderverse composed a splitting image on young Brooklyn nativity, while being inventively fictitious at the same time. From the area Miles Morales is growing up in,…