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REVIEW: The Giant (2020)

In 2012, David Raboy wrote and directed “The Giant,” his thesis film while still a student at Tisch. “The Giant” is a form-forward short that portrays the last high school summer of a sad girl (Nicole Patrick) in a backwater Georgia town. The loose narrative…

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REVIEW: Cordelia (2020)

On September 16, a viral tweet by @HarrietMould caused a stir by showing the world the poster of new film Cordelia and stating: “I legit don’t think I’ve ever seen this pose this way round before.” And thereby, the film’s marketing was practically done for…

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TV REVIEW: Ratched (2020)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) features one of cinemas all-time greatest villains, Nurse Mildred Ratched (Louise Fletcher). A shark-eyed, calculating and cruel individual who devours every scene as the viewer watches on, powerless to stop her. Her passive aggression condemns multiple patients, including…

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REVIEW: Tenet (2020)

Leaving the busiest screening I had been in since cinemas reopened, I could not shake the feeling of total awe. For 150 spellbinding minutes, Christopher Nolan earned my undivided attention, encouraged my active participation in the deliriously enigmatic plot presented in front of me, and…

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REVIEW: Centigrade (2020)

At first glance, this seems like a cautionary tale for viewers in Myanmar, Liberia and especially the United States: “Use metric units and see your lives go down the drain! Or all iced up!” Can Naomi (Genesis Rodriguez) and her husband Matt (Vincent Piazza) survive…

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REVIEW: Spree (2020)

Generally, the person more desperate than the person you can think of is whoever seeks internet attention. With the times so infatuated with metrics, online fame becomes more and more a direct line to the access-following-wealth trifecta, with personalities willing to bend all sorts of…

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REVIEW: The Rental (2020)

Following a steady rise to fame since his big screen debut in 2007’s Superbad (people really don’t forget, Greg), Dave Franco has stepped behind the cameras and made his directorial debut. It’s hard to pin down exactly what Franco’s typical genre is considering his roles…

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REVIEW: 7500 (2020)

Creating a film in a single location comes with its own set of problems, which are different to those on a conventional film set. You must contend with blocking, camera positioning and how to progress the story without too much external influence. Historically in film,…