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Don Shanahan

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 61% The Oath (2018) No matter how wrong all of this is, The Oath is a finger-pointing wake-up we could all use.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
5/5 65% Beautiful Boy (2018) A touchingly stout drama that is braver than most films on the subject of drug addiction as well as one of the best to ever depict it with breadth.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
3/5 39% Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018) Glowing with effort above its pedigree, the film is an earnest and very commendable exploration.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
2/5 33% The Predator (2018) The absurdity takes away from nearly all possible mystery and suspense.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
2/5 85% A Simple Favor (2018) Satire is their aphrodisiac and they brought it to the wrong bedroom. Kinky and quirky can be fun, but that mix is tenuous at best.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
4/5 93% Mandy (2018) The zany bi-product of Cage's addictive self-indulgence is that we get to see a committed and endowed artist apply his craft in nontraditional places.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
4/5 97% Blaze (2018)  Serenading and soul-bearing for two stout hours, Blaze personifies the quintessential plight of the "starving artist." ‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
3/5 85% The Sisters Brothers (2018) Call it a "baguette," "crepe," or "foie gras" western, but Audiard has genuflected to make a proper addition to this movie discipline.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
5/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) Cooper simmers with swagger before Gaga's vocal force boils the cauldron over, taking everything to another level.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
3/5 30% Loving Pablo (2018) Cruz and Bardem may bring mountainous talent and automatic torrid chemistry as a real-life couple, but that heat does not materialize strong enough.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
5/5 89% First Man (2018) Unlike the popular space race films that have come before it, not a millisecond of First Man feels like typical hero worship.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
2/5 30% Venom (2018) Never once does your heart pump a little quicker from tension. Never once do any hairs stand up in fright in the presence of what should be a complete badass.‐ Every Movie Has a Lesson
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018