The Black Dog Video Newsletter: Short Circuit Edition!
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Identifying Features – Serious drama ensues when a mother searches for her missing child after she’s been told he died crossing the border from Mexico into the good ole US of A. Topical! WATCH THE TRAILER:
News of the World – Covid-beater Tom Hanks is a Civil War fella who agrees to travel across the dangerous land to return a girl to her Aunt and Uncle for some reason. WATCH THE TRAILER:
Psycho Goreman – Best title of the year! A girl and her brother find that they can control a monster and they use this ability to get him to do their bidding. Can’t wait! Do you care for hunky boys? WATCH THE TRAILER:
The Projectionist – Cool-looking doc from Abel Ferrara as he chats with a (not sleazy hah!) film guy who ran some cinemas in 1970s Queens. WATCH THE TRAILER:
Russian Raid – aka Russkiy Reyd – Seems like a Russian version of The Raid. If it’s half as good as that masterpiece, I’m down! WATCH THE TRAILER:
Young Karl Marx – Who wants to see a movie about Karl Marx when he was a kid (or young adult)?! Raise your commie-loving hand! WATCH THE TRAILER:
Wonder Woman 1984 – For those who waited (and didn’t shell out $30 for VOD – suckers) here’s the next big budget superhero extravaganza with the lovely Gal Godot and Chris Pine (who looks like he woke up under a bridge). WATCH THE TRAILER:
Secrets and Lies (Criterion)
Acasa, My Home
MC Escher: Journey to Infinity
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That’s it for this week, folks! Stay safe, stay hydrated, keep watching.