A Critic’s Dozen: Best Films of 2015

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1. Mad Max: Fury Road Fury Road is the reason we go to the cinema. A modern day Stagecoach that is no doubt likely to resurrect a lost old school style and flare of the action genre. Director George Miller gives us something that we can celebrate, that is after we catch our breath. We pick up with Max (Tom Hardy) being captured by a group of war boys and taken to the Citadel ruled by the evil monger Immortan Joe (Hugh Keays-Byrne). You may recognize Keays-Byrne from the first Mad Max, he played the villain Toecutter in the 1979
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A Critic’s Dozen: Best Films of 2014

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  1. Inherent Vice Two things stood out to me in a big way about Inherent Vice: 1) After I saw it the first time, I immediately wanted to revisit it.  2) The enchanting way it manages to achieve mystique, sadness, and absurd humor all at the same time. A lot of people have been asking, “What is Inherent Vice about?” That’s easy. It’s about America. Power. Class warfare. Hiding. Dirty hippies. Dope. Free love. The seventies. Cults. Pancakes. Charles Manson. California beach life. Boats. Nazis. Dentists. Sex. Love. Lust. Detectives. Politics. Ex-girlfriends. Loyalty. The LAPD. Mortal enemies. Dope. And
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