Tag Archives: 2016

Under the Shadow (2016)

“They’ll always know how to find you.” I felt pretty ambivalent about Under the Shadow, a recent addition to the 1001 List that I don’t expect will remain there for very long. The movie has had great acclaim among those who … Continue reading

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Raw (2016)

“Then we had our first kiss. And I understood…” Pleasures of the flesh take on parallel meanings in Julia Ducournau’s Raw. Collegiate sexual awakenings are nothing new for indie cinema, but Ducournau translates this misguided time into a horror masterpiece that champions the … Continue reading

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Moonlight (2016)

“At some point, you gotta decide for yourself who you’re going to be. Can’t let nobody make that decision for you.” With its Best Picture win and heaps of praise over the last few months, I feel like Moonlight is a fairly … Continue reading

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

“Rebellions are built on hope.” I often don’t feel inclined to share my thoughts on new releases on this blog, typically because I feel like I’m not adding much to the conversation. My opinions fall in line with the critical consensus … Continue reading

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