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Joker: A psychological masterpiece

<em>Joker</em>: A psychological masterpiece

By Ian Duncanson

November 7, 2019

The 2019 film reflects deep introspections on mental health through a jarring and enticing depiction portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix.

“Birdman”: An Experiment With Sky-High Results

“Birdman”: An Experiment With Sky-High Results

By Connor Dargan

March 24, 2015

After a successful performance as the superhero Birdman, fading Hollywood star Riggan Thompson (Michael Keaton) tries to create a Broadway play. His struggles and the occurrences around him are boldly presented in the film “Birdman (Or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).” “Birdman” is directed,...

I shouldn’t even attempt to explain “Holy Motors”

I shouldn’t even attempt to explain “Holy Motors”

By Wesley Emblidge

October 16, 2012

Few movies have contained moments that truly baffle me, but when a person dressed as a leprechaun emerges from a sewer system into a cemetery, proceeding to eat the flowers off of people’s graves and kidnap a clothing model, I do have trouble knowing exactly what to make of it. “Holy Motors” is the...