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Review: Ghost in the Shell

I suppose the first thing to say here is that I actually haven’t seen 1995’s Ghost in the Shell. I do make an effort...

Review: 3 Little Gigs

3 Little Gigs is exactly how it sounds. Three new stand-up comedians banded together to create one little show with three acts. The audience...

Review: Personal Shopper

Well, Personal Shopper is certainly a weird movie. The film is the second collaboration between Kristen Stewart and writer/director Olivier Assayas, and I should...

Review: Power Rangers

The new Power Rangers film features very little morphin’ and is not exactly mighty. I should mention that the “original” (virtually all of the action...

Review: Trainspotting Live

As an adaptation of a novel perhaps better known as a film, Trainspotting Live occupies a strange transmedia space. Its brutal, dissonant tones are kept...

Review: Life

Six astronauts on board the International Space Station orbit Earth, waiting to receive the samples from a rover’s latest Mars mission. But one of...