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Good Posture Grace Van Patten

new and ongoing cinema releases, US/Can, Oct 04
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movies by or about women opening US/Can Oct 04
Natalie Portman stars in Lucy in the Sky; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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new and ongoing cinema releases, UK/Ire, Oct 02–04
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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Oct 02–04
Renée Zellweger stars in Judy; more… [This post is for Patreon patrons only for the first month.]
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Good Posture movie review: growing up, still deferred [pictured]
A rare new expedition to the realm of messed-up young women is as unsatisfying as many of the ones about feckless young men. An unlikeable protagonist should at least be interesting. This one isn’t.
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, US/Can, Oct 01–04
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new and ongoing dvd/blu/vod releases, UK/Ire, Sep 30
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Joker movie review: sad clown, bad clown, not at all a rad clown
Not fit to lick the boots of Martin Scorsese or Christopher Nolan, though the height of its ambition appears to be its desperation to do so. A movie as pathetically ineffectual as its protagonist.
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Luce movie review: whom to believe, and what that says about us
Intense, uncomfortable family drama morphs into psychological suspense in a challenging tale of racial and cultural identity eliding the biases and delusions of its characters with the viewer’s own.
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