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No Justice for Mercury or Queen in Bohemian Rhapsody

No Justice for Mercury or Queen in Bohemian Rhapsody

November 7, 2018

The film more or less presents the band’s entire history, though the film feels too much like a highlight reel to be comprehensive or believable.

Venom is an unfortunate callback

Venom is an unfortunate callback

October 17, 2018

By Matt Dillon As formulaic as the modern superhero film might be, at least it generally works. Hardly any of the countless cape-centric flicks that fill the theaters are genuinely great, but ...

The Sisters Brothers: A Western Canon

The Sisters Brothers: A Western Canon

October 3, 2018

By Matt Dillon  French director Jacques Audiard helms the film adaptation of the Western novel, The Sisters Brothers. Starring John C. Reilly and Joaquin Phoenix as the titular duo, the film follows the dark...

The Children Act Choked

The Children Act Choked

September 26, 2018

By Matt Dillon The British medical and courtroom drama The Children Act offers an interesting premise but squanders its potential. Based on the Ian McEwan novel, the film follows judge Fiona Maye, played ...

Three Identical Strangers: A horrifying and inappropriate documentary

Three Identical Strangers: A horrifying and inappropriate documentary

September 19, 2018

By Matt Dillon The new documentary Three Identical Strangers follows the harrowing story of three triplets separated at birth by their adoption agency, only to discover each other decades later. T...

Sorry to Bother You: An Unobvious Satire

Sorry to Bother You: An Unobvious Satire

September 12, 2018

By Matt Dillon Sorry to Bother You starts out like a mid-2000s workplace comedy. The directionless Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) ends up as a telemarketer, forcing him to deal with abrasive coworkers and the fear of being forgotten. As the film goes on, it introduces more radical concepts u...

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