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The Vast of Night

The proverbial needle of its excitement amplification lands on a very nifty word: TINGLES.

Don Shanahan, Every Movie Has a Lesson

The High Note

The Flat Note

Jeff Mitchell, Art House Film Wire

The High Note

Like Ganatra's "Late Night," the visually-sharp film assumes merely having women in leading roles is a sufficient substitute for a script that has them do much of note.

Edwin Arnaudin, Asheville Movies


Spring Night, Summer Night

Flicker Alley's disc offers everything one could want out of a home video release: indispensable curation, sterling presentation, and a wealth of supplements to expand our understanding of an overlooked piece of cinematic art.

Carson Lund, Slant Magazine


Steven Spielberg's iconic Jaws returns to home video just shy of its 45th anniversary, this time to take a bite out of the 4K market.

Derek Smith, Slant Magazine

The Photograph

THE PHOTOGRAPH's dulcet images may prove to be too muted for some, but for those searching for a raw sensitivity and unapologetic sexuality will be heavily rewarded.

James Clay, Fresh Fiction