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A very charitable reading might say that Roman Polanski's Based on a True Story is designed to be self-negating.
The latest episode of Drag Race sees the editors dividing the remaining pile of wheat into heroines and villainesses.
Part three of Twin Peaks: The Return plays like one of David Lynch's hermetically sealed surrealist short films.