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Blonde – Film Review

Director: Andrew Dominik Writer: Andrew Dominik Starring: Ana de Armas, Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale, Xavier Samuel, and Julianne Nicholson Netflix calls Blonde ‘a bold reimagining’ of Marilyn Monroe’s life, which is one way to describe it. It’s based on the … Continue reading

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Radioactive – Film Review

Director: Marjane Satrapi Writer: Jack Thorne Starring: Rosamund Pike, Sam Riley, Aneurin Barnard, Anya Taylor-Joy Rating: ★★ Radioactive is a deeply flawed biopic of Marie Curie (Rosamund Pike), who discovered radioactivity with her husband, Pierre Curie (Sam Riley). The film … Continue reading

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Demons 2 – Film Review

Director: Lamberto Bava Writers: Dario Argento, Lamberto Bava, Franco Ferrini, Dardano Sacchetti, and Sergio Stivaletti Starring: David Knight, Nancy Brilli, Coralina Cataldi Tessoni, Asia Argento, Dario Casalini Rating: ★★★ Demons 2 was released eleven months after the original, quickly put … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry Darling – Film Review

Director: Olivia Wilde Writer: Katie Silberman Starring: Florence Pugh, Harry Styles, Olivia Wilde, Gemma Chan, KiKi Layne, Nick Kroll, and Chris Pine Rating: ★★½ The trailer for Don’t Worry Darling, Olivia Wilde’s second feature length outing as a director, is … Continue reading

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Lou – Film Review

Director: Anna Foerster Writers: Maggie Cohn and Jack Stanley Starring: Allison Janney, Jurnee Smollett, Logan Marshal-Green, Ridley Bateman Rating: ★★★ Netflix’s latest thriller, Lou, started its life as a script from Maggie Cohn that was on the 2015 Black List, … Continue reading

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