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  • Dark Waters

    ★★★★

  • The Pope of Greenwich Village

    ★★★★

  • A Cry for Help

    ★★

  • 52 Pick-Up

    ★★★★

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  • Dark Waters

    Dark Waters

    ★★★★

    Todd Haynes? More like GOD HAYNES.

    Criminally overlooked on release in 2019, I’m sad it took me this long to get around to seeing it. A first-rate legal / corporate drama that masterfully compresses a complex 20 year story into 2 hours. Like The Insider, this is a movie about corporate criminality that names names. It makes understandable the connection between unregulated corporate behaviour and environmental destruction. The cast is perfectly selected, especially Tim Robbins (who fooled me for 10…

  • The Pope of Greenwich Village

    The Pope of Greenwich Village

    ★★★★

    Dudes Rock.

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  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    A disastrous ending to “The Skywalker Saga” as they would have you now refer to this 9 film story. The story makes no sense, the decision to bring back the Emperor renders Vader’s sacrifice at the end of Return of the Jedi meaningless. The Emperor’s death at the end of the movie is also meaningless since we’ve established that not even being thrown down a power shaft and blown up twice can kill him, so who cares?

    Shameless fan service,…

  • Crazy World

    Crazy World

    ★★★★

    A privileged moment: a thousand people gathered together to watch a deranged Wakaliwood action film with live feature length narration from Video Joker VJ Emmie. The fourth wall came crashing down at the halfway point. A potent reminder that cinema can do anything and everything, the sheer exuberance of creativity, budget be damned. Certainly one of the best TIFF screenings ever.