A SMORGASBORD OF GUFFAWS

Penguins of Madagascar gets by on being only so much better than average.

THE HORROR OF SUBJECTIVITY

The Babadook's seemingly rote setup is in service of an astonishingly assured experiment.

THROUGH THE LENS OF PROPAGANDA

Mockingjay - Part 1 reveals how politics are funneled through the media lens.

LOVE WILL TEAR US APART

Appropriation is the thematic meat of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night.

THE WRONG DIRECTION

Four is a reminder of One Direction's status as a manufactured, focus-grouped pop entity.


MUSIC


David Guetta: Listen

David Guetta's Listen only serves to kick more dirt on EDM's grave.




TELEVISION



DVD


L'Avventura

L'Avventura arrives on Blu-ray with a spectacular 4K transfer from the Criterion Collection, meaning cinephiles can finally quench their thirst for metonymic mastery by viewing the entirety of Michelangelo Antonioni's modernist trilogy in stunning 1080p high-definition.





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