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Marriage Story

Truly an exposition of theatrical art, Marriage Story offers a genuine, realistic and human look at its subject matter that leaves a lingering trace. Central to the film are the writing and the lead performances by Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, who both bring a subtle vulnerability to each of their characters. Perhaps most impressive […]

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Jojo Rabbit

When the premise for Jojo Rabbit was revealed – it’s the story of a boy and his imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler – people were understandably concerned. But Taika Waititi is no stranger to portraying serious issues in his films, and through his comedy exposes not only the ridiculousness of Nazi ideology but why it was […]

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Ghost in the Shell

There is a sequence lasting over three minutes in the original Ghost in the Shell, the 1995 Japanese film that has come to be known as one of the greatest animé films of all time, in which nothing relating to the plot happens. Rather, we glide through the film’s stunning cyberpunk environment, a futuristic Japanese […]