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Knife Skills

"While the food battle line proves too intense for some (and for all the successes, it's real disheartening to see the few agonizing setbacks), but many end up being served fresh hope with a side of pride."

Elias Savada ,Film International

DeKalb Elementary

"It's a harrowing character piece that examines the unlikely relationship between a calm-under-fire elementary school receptionist (Tarra Riggs) and a mentally-unstable man (Bo Mitchell)..."

Elias Savada ,Film International


"Director Scott Cooper ("Crazy Heart," "Black Mass") once again stays closer to good than great, this time with a well-acted Western that dismisses its violence with a head-scratching whimper at the end."

John Urbancich ,Your Movies (

12 Strong

"A likable and fittingly strong cast carries this remarkable story, which is not exactly remarkably told. Let's call it more trigger happy than memorable."

John Urbancich ,Your Movies (

Phantom Thread

"Writer/director Paul Thomas Anderson weaves an elegant and often humorous treatise on manipulation and manners in the high-end province of fashion design. It also features one last onscreen performance by the intense Daniel Day Lewis. "

John Urbancich ,Your Movies (



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Call Me by Your Name
Call Me by Your Name

Call Me by Your Name offers a melancholy, powerfully affecting portrait of first love, empathetically acted by Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer.

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