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Rise Again: Tulsa and the Red Summer

Though its forecasting might be overly optimistic, Rise Again is a documentary that I’m glad exists. I just hope that the audiences who could really learn something from it take the time to watch it.



At the end, all we’re left to wonder is what does it all mean? It all means whatever you want it to mean.


Sweet Thing

Alexandre Rockwell's Sweet Thing is a welcome return to form for the accomplished indie filmmaker.


The Serpent

A start-to-finish train wreck, a laughable piece of “cinema” made by people who really have no business making movies.