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Underground Railroad

May 12, 2021

An epic undertaking by Barry Jenkins and he delivers emotion, pain, and the highest quality look back.

Jamie

The Last Duel

April 7, 2021

An epic and cinematic book focused on a medieval duel to end all duels. When one Knight accuses another of assaulting his wife, lives and…

Knox

The Black Church

February 24, 2021

Henry Louis Gates telling you the history of anything is always worth it.

Jamie

Bridgerton

January 6, 2021

An absolute revelation and masterclass from Shonda Rhimes. She uses genre to tell a familiar story but leans into the provocation where lesser shows pull…

Knox

Mrs. America

November 11, 2020

Cate Blacnhett leads a fantastic ensemble in this juicy and colorful look back at the ERA.

Jamie

The Trial of the Chicago 7

October 28, 2020

Oscar nominee adaptation of the true events. It's very Aaron Sorkiny, Sascha Baron Cohen is magnetic and Mark Rylance is a revelation.

Knox

The Queen’s Gambit

October 28, 2020

Anya Taylor-Joy will dare you to look away as her King takes your Queen. Is that right? Am I a chess player now?

Jamie

The Good Lord Bird

October 14, 2020

A tour de force for Ethan Hawke about the national tensions prior to the Civil War in the form of John Brown.

Knox

Long Gone Summer

June 17, 2020

If you are looking for revisionist history about the steroid era of baseball, this is the doc for you. No hard questions, only nostalgia about…

Knox

The Great

May 20, 2020

Come for the costumes and stay for Elle Fanning reminding you why she's more than Dakota's sister.

Jamie