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  • The Holy Man

    ★★

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    ★★★★

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  • The Holy Man

    The Holy Man

    ★★

    “Tell people there’s an invisible man in the sky who created the universe, and the vast majority will believe you. Tell them the paint is wet, and they have to touch it to be sure.”

    Every discussion about religion brings me back to effortlessly brilliant George Carlin. Religion is a scam - always has been and will be and it's scary how people have really bought into it with blind faith.

    The Holy Man is masterful filmmaker Satyajit Ray's farcical…

  • Hidden

    Hidden

    ★★★★

    In what is a thematic successor to 3 Faces, Jafar Panahi and the trio set out to find the girl with the beautiful voice.

    It's imperative for her to sing not because she has a great voice (heresy at this point) but because her singing is a defiance. A defiance, a small spark that could catch on and burn the oppression to the ground.

    Alas, even when we hear her devastatingly beautiful voice in the end it still feels like…

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