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new at flick filosopher, Sep 04–08

Satanic Panic Hayley Griffith

today is the 22nd anniversary of Flick Filosopher
On this day in 1997, I launched Flick Filosopher. Not many movie sites that were online in 1997 are still around. But me, like a fool? Still here.
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new and ongoing cinema releases, US/Can, Sep 06
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movies by or about women opening US/Can Sep 06 [pictured]
Chelsea Stardust directs horror comedy Satanic Panic, starring Hayley Griffith; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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new and ongoing cinema releases, UK/Ire, Sep 06
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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Sep 06: NONE
A weekend on which no movies written by men, directed by men, or about men open is inconceivable. But someone tell me again how women’s representation onscreen isn’t an issue.
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I’m on BBC World Service’s “The Arts Hour” again, Saturday, September 7th
They like me — they really like me! — at “The Arts Hour” on the BBC World Service radio experience.
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Mrs Lowry & Son movie review: portrait of the artist as an abused man
A study of the painter LS Lowry that, with sly whimsy and darkness, finds a universality of the creative psyche via the toxic relationship with his mother, who tried (unsuccessfully) to crush him.
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, US/Can, Sep 03–06
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, UK/Ire, Sep 02
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It: Chapter Two movie review: it doesn’t float
A bigger misfire than its predecessor, and a waste of a great cast. Unsupportably overlong, with a feel-good self-care denouement that’s almost dangerous. The only terrifying thing here is the tedium.
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