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Film Review: “Clemency” Falls Short of Absolution

Clemency (Chinonye Chukwu, 2019) 2 out of 4 stars. Despite strong central performances from lead actress Alfre Woodard (Knucklehead), as a benumbed prison warden on the verge of an emotional breakdown, and Aldis Hodge (Brian Banks), as a death-row inmate, … Continue reading

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Christopher Llewellyn Reed’s Take on 2019 Tribeca, Part 2: Top Ten Movies

Last week, I posted a recap of my VR/AR/Immersive experiences at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. Now it’s time to return to my main wheelhouse of standard, non-360º cinema, with my top 10 movies: 5 fiction and 5 documentaries. What … Continue reading

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Film Review: “Rodents of Unusual Size” Are the Real Deal

Rodents of Unusual Size (Quinn Costello/Chris Metzler/Jeff Springer, 2017) 4 out of 4 stars. Fresh off its PBS debut, following a festival and theatrical run that started in 2017, the fascinating Rodents of Unusual Size, a documentary about how a … Continue reading

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