If you want the gravy…

…You've got to get the biscuits!


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Catching Up Reviews: FURY (***½), JOHN WICK (***½), STRETCH (***) and MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN (**½)

So let's begin with Keanu and a puppy. ()

So let’s begin with Keanu and a puppy. (Source)

All right, let’s just get down to business (to defeat the Hun). Here are four films that I’ve seen in the past month and never got around to writing up. Two are good, one is fair, and one is a pretty massive disappointment–and I’m not the only one who felt that way.

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Trailer Salad II: A PIGEON SAT ON A BRANCH, LEVIATHAN, WINTER SLEEP, THE IDENTICAL, ROCKS IN MY POCKETS (slightly NSFW), THE HUMBLING, A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT, TUSK, and Posters for SHELTER and MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN

Have I not said enough about how great Pigeon will be already? Do you need more evidence? Anyone want a shrimp sandwich and a beer, for free?

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Trailer Salad: BANG BANG BABY, FOXCATCHER (#3), ’71, WETLANDS (NSFW), AUTOMATA, SAVING CHRISTMAS, TRASH, WHIPLASH (French trailer), MEN, WOMEN & CHILDREN, and ROSEWATER

First up, the trailer I tried to share yesterday and was unable to for tech reasons, Bang Bang Baby:

I hadn’t even heard of this until I saw the trailer on IndieWire. (I found this link at Awards Daily.) I’m digging it. It looks kind of like a blend of David Lynch and John Waters (especially Hairspray John Waters). No idea how much of a release it’ll get, but I’d like to check it out before my next awards.

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