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Blowin Up documentary Toko Serita

new and ongoing cinema releases, US/Can, Apr 05
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movies by or about women opening US/Can Apr 05
Taraji P. Henson costars in historical drama The Best of Enemies; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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I am writing SF/F/H flash fiction for your amusement (and here’s some more)
This latest one is solidly science fiction, with, perhaps, tiny ominous hints of sci-fi horror to come. I mean, encourage me with your Patreon patronage (which you need in order to read this) and maybe I’ll expand it. Could be fun and terrifying!
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Missing Link movie review: unevolved throwback
A quite literally cartoonishly awful protagonist, a plot that makes no sense, lowbrow humor, and terrible gender dynamics add up to an unpleasant retro mess.
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new and ongoing cinema releases, UK/Ire, Apr 04-05
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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Apr 05
Alice Rohrwacher writes and directs Italian drama Happy as Lazarro; and not much else… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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curated: explaining Captain Marvel’s vitally important, gamechanging character arc
I don’t expect the whiny manbabies to get it, but at this point, it won’t be for lack of trying.
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Pet Sematary (2019) movie review: bad things happen when you leave the city
A lazy adaptation of the Stephen King novel, manipulatively cheap when it isn’t provoking eye-rolls at its genre banalities. Why can’t someone find the right role for the charismatic Jason Clarke?
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, US/Can, Apr 02-05
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, UK/Ire, Apr 01-06
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a teaser from my latest flash fiction (a body-horror fairy tale)
Actually, this latest story is a little over 2,500 words, so I don’t think it qualifies as flash fiction anymore. But that just means more bang for your Patreon buck!
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Shazam! movie review: unmarvelous
Nothing matters in this literal adolescent-male power fantasy, a cheesy mishmash of nonsense and low stakes. Anyone who needs at least a bit of meat in their superhero tales will be disappointed.
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Blowin’ Up documentary review: women getting shit done [pictured]
A fly-on-the-wall peek into a court in New York City where women work to help other women with realistic solutions to complicated problems. A wonderful ode to creative and compassionate thinking.
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