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Transformers: The Last Knight

Transformers is a Japanese property, set all over the globe, about some toys that are made in China. Which makes it about the most American thing ever. 213 more words

"Okja"

Okja (2017; Dir.: Bong Joon Ho)

GRADE: B

By Daniel Barnes

*Premieres Wednesday, June 28, on Netflix.

More high-energy genre subversion from South Korean writer-director Bong Joon Ho ( 344 more words

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Buckle your seatbelt and crank the volume to 11, "Baby Driver" is a foolproof summertime cinematic mixtape.

From the opening credits, Edgar Wright’s motor-fueled caper, Baby Driver, eschews triviality in favor of funky beats, hot action, and one particularly cool driver. After premiering at SXSW this year, … 1,350 more words

Movies

IN THEATERS (SF) - "Harmonium"

Harmonium (2017; Dir.: Kôji Fukada)

GRADE: B

By Daniel Barnes

*Opens Friday, June 23 at the 4 Star Theater in San Francisco.

Over one year after winning the Un Certain Regard Jury Prize at Cannes 2016, this repressed and implosive Japanese tragedy finally receives a limited stateside release.   158 more words

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The Book of Henry (2017)

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️☁️ 4/5  

The Book of Henry is a drama/thriller focused around a family made up of Henry, a genius 11 year old that takes care of everything for his family, sometimes self-doubting single mother Susan, and Peter, the younger brother that looks up to Henry. 150 more words

2010s

In Theaters: Alien: Covenant (2017)

Logline: The crew of a colony ship discover an uncharted planet where they meet the synthetic David, from the doomed Prometheus expedition, who is harboring a secret. 306 more words

Cinema

IN THEATERS (SF) - "The Hero"

The Hero (2017; Dir.: Brett Haley)

GRADE: C+

By Daniel Barnes

*Opens Friday, June 16, at the Landmark Embarcadero in San Francisco and the Rafael Film Center in San Rafael. 166 more words

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