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Fear of a Black Panther
"In the post-Weinstein era we’ve found ourselves in, this film is offbeat and discordant."
Sophie Gold, The Diary of a Gold Digger
"Perhaps the idea of her asking to meet Bigfoot is a bit too sweet for its own good..."
A Wish For Giants
"...a world where identity politics is a matter of life and death."
"...reincarnation is a voluntary act he can choose to do or not..."
The Last Dalai Lama?
"One by one, the unlucky bus riders meet gruesome demises, and their bodily organs are harvested as dinner entrees..."
Party Bus to Hell
"Who are the suspects? Why family, of course."
"Come for the stylish brit-pop, stay for the EDM experience."
Above & Beyond Acoustic: Giving Up the Day Job
"Deeply moving, disturbing, and provocative..."
"...a launching pad for an actress who is ready to explore the next part of her career."
"...an ordinary woman who fights bravely for her son, refusing to bow...in front of her powerful father-in-law."
All The Money In The World
“If ignorance is the only true knowledge, the clown is the wisest sage...”
"...bewitching, spellbinding watch that everyone would do well to experience as soon as possible."
Dinner With The Alchemist
"...five stories that (to quote George Lucas) ‘rhyme’ with Annihilation."
Five Things to See Before Annihilation
"...takes some really unexpected turns and keeps things interesting."
"Disillusionment soon finds Allan set up with an impending vasectomy..."
"Guess the movie and the real-world location for these iconic buildings..."
Movie Buildings in the Real World
"...experts are wheedled and pushed to give Nostradamus level details for the ocean weather forecasts."
Point of No Return
"...the kind of spectacle we find appealing after a long day at the office or slaughterhouse."
"...a compulsive seduction game."
Call Me By Your Name
"...embraces contradiction from start to finish."
"With mortality as its thematic center, Lucky strangely feels like a light poem…"
"...feels like a live-action version of Wallace & Gromit."
Lost in Paris
"...trapped in a dangerous web of personal fascination and sexual desire."
"...every gimmick pays off what sick-minded horror fanatics hope for with style."
Mom and Dad
"The AAFCA Prove the Oscars Need to Step Up or Get Out!"
The African American Film Critics Awards
"...presented as straightforward morality fables...where the evil rich are pitted against the noble poor..."
"...imagine fictional countries issuing passports. But what would they look like?"
5 Passports for Fictional Places
"Christine. Burt's Trans Am. The Batmobile. The most comprehensive list of movie vehicles anywhere."
The Ultimate TV and Movie Cars List
"Solidly enjoyable and good-looking sequences..."
"...a genuinely surprising, sad, and powerful ending...it's been deftly setting up all along."
"...expertly capturing the beautiful Mexico setting..."
“...a comedy of impotence that is, interestingly enough, at times impudent.”
"Some find joy in trashing a film..."
“... put upon lunch ladies, both of whom are absurdly obsessed with Johnny Depp…”
"...quantum entanglement somehow also applies to relationships..."
"...bored, disenchanted youths who cruise through the city on motor scooters and have a vague disdain for society."
Rebels of the Neon God
"Beaton saw his life as a never-ending quest for beauty and fantasy."
"...all the Scoobies will perish in a gory, low budget kinda way..."
The 13th Friday
"...can’t enter a room, leave a room or simply exist without kissing or hanging on..."
Fifty Shades Freed
"...exploring the neurological differences between men and women..."
The Female Brain
"...whose youth re-awakens some of the simplest yet almost forgotten pleasures of life..."
"...a themed night out at the theater, combining an escape room puzzle with a date/theater outing."
One Last Night
"...bumping along the bottom of life among the costumed characters on Hollywood Boulevard..."
"...as the audience doesn’t know,...why attempts to dispel the demon failed."
"The first several minutes...are enchanting and baffling."
"...a vehicle for Jason Momoa to show he can be an action star."
"Hearkens back to an era of horror before PG-13 ratings and computer-generated bloodshed..."
"...proves to have a fantastic eye and the ability to quietly absorb the audience into the characters’ lives."
"...a dopey knucklehead who is worthy of a second look on Grindr..."
"....it's about getting cold feet at the moment of truth."
"...ends up being just another cool, albeit shallow marketing experiment."
The Cloverfield Paradox
“...a truly unique buddy movie gone awry.”
“...his uniform...gets people’s attention and lets them know ‘they don’t want to mess with me.’”
The Adventures of Miss Fit
"A broom, a cat, and a mysterious stranger..."
The Black Cat
"This is the most fun I’ve had with a terrible movie in a long time!"
Revenge of the Gweilo
"...delivers a self-aware woman wracked with fear and guilt, who still hasn’t lost her faculties."
"...escapade into a dark, grotesque world."
The Sunken Convent
"...a dark undercurrent of hopelessness at the loss of the American dream."
Harold Buttleman, Daredevil Stuntman
"...a former rebellious rocker turned Zen priest who spends his days helping depressed people on the verge of committing suicide."