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Movies to be Excited About in 2022

If all goes well, this new year of movies will feel a lot smoother than the last two. Although 2021 successfully hosted the return of cinema-going and the final few infamously covid-delayed releases, it always felt like a second attempt at 2020, a sequel instead of a stand-alone movie. 2022 will surely not be another […]

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Us

A great film lives outside the cinema, embedded in the viewer’s mind having just witnessed art transcend mere entertainment. Jordan Peele’s Us is this kind of film — one that lives inside the viewer as soon as the credits roll. Peele first received credit for his serious filmmaking capabilities with 2017’s Get Out, an excellent film […]

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Get Out

The horror genre has a long-standing history of social commentary, from the racial issues addressed in George A Romero’s Night of the Living Dead, to the Aids allegory prevalent throughout Near Dark. However never before has it felt more relevant or well-handled than in Jordan Peele’s debut film, Get Out. The film follows young African-American […]