Daily Archives: October 6, 2019

Transit (2018) ☆☆☆(3/4): An anachronistic period drama by Christian Petzold

Christian Petzold’s new film “Transit” is interesting to watch for a number of reasons. While initially intriguing us with its deliberately anachronistic period background, the movie gradually draws us into its melancholic human drama around one desperate guy, and we … Continue reading

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Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016) ☆☆(2/4): A soldier’s long day

“Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” attempts to do many things together, but it seems as confused and distracted as its conflicted wartime hero. On one level, it aims to be a sincere war drama, but then it also wants to … Continue reading

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