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Obsolescence, by Tyler Smith

Reviews of Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 have started to come in and it appears that the film is a stunning science fiction achievement. Many critics state that the film doesn’t fall into the “unnecessary sequel” category, but instead further...


A Drive to Bangkok, by David Bax

Two years ago, director Nicolas Winding Refn and actor Ryan Gosling brought us the highly acclaimed Drive, which I nonetheless found to be flat, often laughably self-serious and motivated by little else than a base urge to juxtapose insistently pretty...


Clean Getaway, by Matt Warren

Nicholas Winding Refn’s Drive opens this Friday seemingly readymade for cult status. Whether or not it it’s a hit at the box office, the film’s perfect storm of stylish neo-noir genre trappings, pedigreed cast, stellar advance notices, and intangible “cool...