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TV Review: Hulu’s Trust Me Is Psychological Drama At Its Finest

Trust Me may seem outlandish in plot. An overworked, underpaid nurse named Cath Hardacre whistleblows that her care ward was not acting so “caring”.  Seems likely right? Then, her best friend Dr. Allison Sutton, conveniently, decides to move to another country, and, incidentally, leaves all the right paperwork for her friend to take her identity… Continue reading TV Review: Hulu’s Trust Me Is Psychological Drama At Its Finest

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Film Review: The New Radical Shows The Lines Between Hero And Villain

The New Radical Synopsis: Making a printable gun landed Cody Wilson on the U.S. government’s watchlist. Together with British programmer Amir Taaki, they founded Dark Wallet, a Bitcoin app that allows its users to “go dark.” But Dark Wallet was more than an app, it was a way of expressing their ideals valuing human freedoms over… Continue reading Film Review: The New Radical Shows The Lines Between Hero And Villain

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Film Review: Poor Agnes Shows The Banality of Evil

Visually crisp and intimately moody through Navin Ramaswaran direction and James Gordon Ross brilliant writing, Poor Agnes is a HEAVY film. Its premise is NOT for the lighthearted, and nor is its manifestation, but that is how the film thrives. Poor Agnes rises in horror film distinction, by living in the murky moralities and mentalities of human beings.… Continue reading Film Review: Poor Agnes Shows The Banality of Evil

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TV Review: Hulu’s GameFace Will Leave You Laughing Your Face Off

On November 16, the hit E4 series, GameFace, premieres on HULU, and Roisin Conaty is ONE TO WATCH! Starring and writing the series, Roisin is like Bridget Jones and Larry David had a child, and decided to film her growing up. GameFace is cringingly awkward, quickly-witted, and full of heart. Roisin Conaty plays Marcella; a… Continue reading TV Review: Hulu’s GameFace Will Leave You Laughing Your Face Off

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Film Review: Santa & Andres Shows Political Revolutions Are NOT For Everyone

Political Revolutions do not happen for everyone. The irony of revolutions is that they rise on the backs of poorer men, who eventually become the richer ones of a new institution. Catch my drift? The tragedy of revolutionaries is that they can very easily fall into the role of “new, bad guy” because they did… Continue reading Film Review: Santa & Andres Shows Political Revolutions Are NOT For Everyone

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Film Review: Thelma Redefines Thrillers And Questions Faith/ Fear

Synopsis: Thelma, a shy young student, has just left her religious family in a small town on the west coast of Norway to study at a university in Oslo. While at the library one day, she experiences a violent, unexpected seizure. Soon after, she finds herself intensely drawn toward Anja, a beautiful young student who… Continue reading Film Review: Thelma Redefines Thrillers And Questions Faith/ Fear

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Film Review: A Bride For Rip Van Winkle Is A Three Hour Dark Fairytale

Synopsis: Nanami is an apathetic, part-time junior high school teacher, whose only solace comes from connecting with others on “Planet,” a new social network service. One day, a young man named Tetsuya messages her and asks to meet in person. The two begin dating and quickly become engaged. When Tetsuya begs Nanami to increase her guest… Continue reading Film Review: A Bride For Rip Van Winkle Is A Three Hour Dark Fairytale

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TV Review: Hulu Brings One of The Best Marvel Adaptations In Runaways

Synopsis: Every teenager thinks their parents are evil. What if you found out they actually were? Marvel’s Runaways is the story of six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other but who must unite against a common foe – their parents. From the directors/ producers of teen classic, The OC, Josh Swartz and Stephanie… Continue reading TV Review: Hulu Brings One of The Best Marvel Adaptations In Runaways

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Film Review: Tom of Finland Celebrates A Gay Icon In Need of Remembrance

Directed by Dome Karukoski and written by Aleksi Bardy, Tom of Finland, is a rich dive into a gay icon that is not as known as his work, nor as thanked for turning his life and vision into another step for LGBT equality. Touko Laaksonen was a prominent, homoerotic cartoonist whose leather-clad drawings of bulged… Continue reading Film Review: Tom of Finland Celebrates A Gay Icon In Need of Remembrance

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Movie Review: Blade Runner 2049 Is Gorgeous In Style And Rich In Commentary

Officer K (Ryan Gosling), a new blade runner for the Los Angeles Police Department, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. His discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former blade runner who’s been missing for 30 years. I must… Continue reading Movie Review: Blade Runner 2049 Is Gorgeous In Style And Rich In Commentary