Tag: best films of 2019

The Best Films of 2019

It was an odd year for film, a year that saw the future of cinema more uncertain than ever. However,¬†despite the shift in how we consume our preferred content, there was a wide range of superb offerings demonstrating, no matter…

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‘Hustlers’ Is Practically Perfect

The movie Hustlers contains multitudes. Based on the true story of a gang of strippers who got rich scamming Wall Street guys, Hustlers is most obviously a revenge fantasy about the working-class striking back at the 1%. But while that…

TIFF 2019: Why ‘Marriage Story’ Is Unmissable

Is anyone better at capturing the subtleties – and the absurdities – of upper-middle class people’s lives than Noah Baumbach? After seeing Marriage Story, I think not. Loosely based on Baumbach’s own divorce, Marriage Story is an epic two-hander about…