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Daily Archives: September 29, 2020
October 26, this “continuation” of the teen hotties as witches cult hit is available to stream or purchase outright. Black lipstick is totally back.
“Kajillionaire,” Miranda July’s latest Tales from the Quirky Side, is an almost magically eccentric portrait of longing and lowlife grifting. It’s as if the filmmaker who brought us “The Future” and “Me and You and Everyone We Know” took a … Continue reading
The girl is here, as a tween and later as a teen navigating a rootless childhood with a relentlessly-upbeat dad and a mother whose ambitious spirit was broken before her mind failed her. The young woman takes a fellowship in … Continue reading
This opens in the UK Oct 30, with North America release probably dependent on whether it finds traction in The Old Country.
The proof’s in the pudding, and that release date may move, what with the pandemic still not under control. But James Cameron told Arnold Schwarzenegger that he’s wrapped on “Avatar” and that the third film in this franchise-in-the-making is almost … Continue reading