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‘A Week Away’ Review: Netflix Tries to Tap the ‘High School Musical’ Set, with a Christian Twist

God doesn’t take the stage until the second song in Roman White’s good-hearted summer camp-set Netflix musical “A Week Away.” His sudden invocation hints at a cheeky sense of humor about the whole thing that is sadly lacking from the majority of the movie. There’s nothing really sneaky about the white bread Christianity — pretty […]

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The Devil All the Time review – deliciously ripe gothic melodrama

Antonio Campos delivers a star-studded, darkly comic psychological thriller set in the postwar American Bible belt“There’s a lot of religion going around with this thing,” says Mickey Rourke’s shell-shocked gumshoe in Alan Parker’s Angel Heart, a devilish mix of neo-noir intrigue and gothic horror based on William Hjortsberg’s page-turning novel. The same could be said […]

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