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Best Picture Oscar: Hell or High Water [2016]

Roughneck brothers Toby [Chris Pine] and Tanner [Ben Foster] stage a series of small bank robberies around Texas, trying to raise enough money to buy out the reverse mortgage on their parents’ old homestead. They are pursued by dogged and dog-eared … Continue reading

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Hell or High Water [2016]

In some senses, the purer the genre format, the cleaner the basic construction of an artistic work, the more revealing it really is of the culture that it’s exploring. This is a very pure genre outing indeed, about a bank … Continue reading

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