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Films on the to-do list

  • Black Widow
  • Chimes at Midnight
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • Last Christmas
  • Remember Sunday
  • Shazam! 2
  • Spy Guys
  • Wonder Woman: 1984

Unsolicited opinions on popular culture are administered on the first Thursday of every month.

Film

The Immigrant (2013)

Film review: The Immigrant (2013), directed by James Gray tl;dr: Early 1920s New York, tiny bit of opera and an amazing Cotillard. What more do

Borley Rectory (2017)

Documentary/film review: Borley Rectory (2017), written and directed by Ashley Thorpe ‘Tis the spooky season! Borley Rectory is a place that has captured my imagination

Free Guy (2021)

Film review: Free Guy (2021), directed by Shawn Levy tl;dr: Highly entertaining film. Guy (Ryan Reynolds) is a bank clerk in Free City. Every day

TV

Mrs. Fletcher (2019)

TV miniseries review: Mrs. Fletcher (HBO, 2019) tl;dr: I shouldn’t have to feel so surprised at how progressive this is. Based on the 2017 novel

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