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“The Queen’s Gambit”

“The Queen’s Gambit” centers on the story of Beth Harmon portrayed in an outstanding manner by Golden Globe winner Anya Taylor-Joy (Last Night in Soho). Harmon is orphaned, after her mother Alice (Chloe Pirrie), commits suicide. She will turn out, … Continue reading

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“Last Night in Soho”

The film “Last Night in Soho” centers on protagonist, Eloise ‘Ellie’ Turner, portrayed by Thomasin McKenzie (Jojo Rabbit). At the start of the film, Ellie lives in the countryside of Cornwall located in South West England. There she dreams of … Continue reading

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“Thoroughbreds” (2017)

The relationship between two suburban Connecticut teenagers, Amanda, portrayed in a multi-layered manner by Olivia Cooke (The Quiet Ones), and Lily, played by BAFTA nominee Anya Taylor-Joy (Morgan), is at the center of the film, “Thoroughbreds.”  Amanda comes across as … Continue reading

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“The Witch”

“So much has been made of the authenticity…and of course that’s important to me, but authenticity for the sake of authenticity doesn’t really matter. To understand why the witch archetype was important and interesting and powerful—and how was I going … Continue reading

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