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Iron Monkey

Yuen Woo-Ping’s Iron Monkey Is Finally Getting a Deluxe Release

This campy cult classic about a martial arts Robin Hood features Donnie Yen and some truly over-the-top action choreography.
Mute - Duncan Jones

Duncan Jones’ Mute Is an Interesting Film, It’s Just Not a Good One (Review)

Though it features some interesting visuals, Mute is a significant misstep for the talented director.
Parallel Love

Watch the New Trailer for Luxury Documentary Parallel Love

Luxury was one of those bands that never really got their due.
Black Panther - Ryan Coogler

Review Round-Up: Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther

Critics laud the movie’s Afrofuturistic aesthetic, strong female characters, and complex villain (among other things).
The Villainess - Jung Byung-gil

The Villainess by Jung Byung-gil (Review)

The film’s mind-blowing action sequences are ultimately undermined by a convoluted plot and characters you don’t care about.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Rian Johnson

The Last Jedi Challenges the Star Wars Status Quo to Go Beyond Mere Nostalgia (Review)

By striking it down, Rian Johnson helped ensure that Star Wars could become more powerful than we can possibly imagine.
Incredibles 2

25 Movies I Hope to See in 2018

I always like to look ahead and put together a list of movies that interest me in the coming year.
A Christmas Prince - Alex Zamm

Should Netflix care how much you watched A Christmas Prince?

We need to get over any notion we might have that online services like Netflix are neutral platforms, or platforms that care about us.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Rian Johnson

Review Round-Up: Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The overall consensus? Writer/director Rian Johnson has made a Star Wars movie for the ages.
Shaolin Soccer, Stephen Chow

November 2017’s Best Streaming Titles: The Punisher, Airplane!, Shaolin Soccer & Bond… James Bond

Coming soon: More Marvel and Margaret Atwood adaptations, Agents J and K, Vikings, Keyser Söze, the Mach Five, and more.
Ninja III: The Domination - Sam Firstenberg

Why in the world did I watch Ninja III: The Domination? (Review)

Making it through the final film in Cannon Film’s “ninja trilogy” required more than nostalgia.
Blade Runner Black Out 2022

Get Ready for Blade Runner 2049 With These Three Shorts

Denis Villeneuve commissioned shorts by directors Luke Scott and Shinichirō Watanabe to set the stage for his sequel.

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