Film

The Goldfinch

“Maybe sometimes good can come from bad”: the closing lines of The Goldfinch could become an ironic ode to the film itself. Panned by critics and with one of the worst openings of all time in America, The Goldfinch is a bona fide box...

Booksmart

Initial reviews of this film called it the female Superbad; but far from Superbad’s deprecating masculinity, the female duo at the heart of Booksmart celebrate both themselves and each other in an exhilarating female-led film that tells more of...

Hustlers

Hustlers is a film whose synopsis is likely to make one either very interested to see it, or not at all. Based on true events, the plot follows the lead characters witness a decline in customers after the 2008 financial crisis, causing them to...

John Wick 3: Parabellum

Three films later and John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is still trying to escape the life of being an assassin. This seemingly impossible task is complicated further in John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum as he is “Excommunicado,” meaning he has a four-hour...

The Dead Don’t Die

The Dead Don’t Die, having received mixed reviews, is the most recent addition to American horror comedy: a genre dominated largely by Ruben Fleischer’s 2009 debut, Zombieland. The film has etched its way into cultural history, and so the only...

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