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Netflix Recommendation: “Burlesque: Heart Of The Glitter Tribe”

Of the many things that make Portland one of the most unique cities in the U.S., one is certainly the amount of adult entertainment. The strip club scene in Portland is an undeniable calling card, in a city full of them. There ...
 
7.0
 
 
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NSFW: “Skins” Is A Controversial Comedy With A Big Heart

A man sits in an all pink room, speaking to a nurse on a pink telephone. Tears stream down his face as he’s inquiring about his wife and if she’s given birth to their son yet. As he hangs up the phone, he knows he w...
 
8.3
 
 
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Review: Netflix’s “The Discovery” Takes On the Afterlife

One of the biggest fears that is inherent in pretty much everyone is what happens to us after we die. No matter how bad this physical life we are currently living in gets, anything is better than the unknown. There have been mu...
 
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Netflix Recommendation: “The Similars” Is A Bizarre and Hilarious Journey

Pretty much every day at least a few people post on Facebook that they need recommendations on something to watch. They’ve seen all the big Hollywood releases they wanted to, they’ve watched the classics for the hun...
 
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Netflix Recommendation Review: “White Girl”

The effectiveness a film has on it’s audience largely depends on the audience members’ ability to relate to the subject matter. If you have been in the military, odds are films like “Saving Private Ryan”...
 
7.3
 
 
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Netflix Recommendation: “I Am Your Father” Is Another Piece To the Star Wars Story

Any fan of Star Wars is extremely aware of who David Prowse is. The British actor played Darth Vader in the three original Star Wars movies yet his face was never seen. At the end of the original trilogy, in Return of the Jedi,...
 
7.8

 
 
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31 Days of Horror: “I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives In the House” Is A Slow Burner

Horror movies are exciting because they get your blood pumping, make you uncomfortable no matter how many lights you turn on, no matter how many people you surround yourself with while watching it, and no matter how prepared yo...
 
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Netflix Recommendation: “Audrie and Daisy” Is As Important As It Is Difficult To Watch

  I think it is safe to say that our country has issues. The economy, mass shootings, and hatred spawned by religious and political differences are all mainstays, on local and national news channels. Social media outlets a...
 
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Netflix Recommendation: “Tallulah”

Well, it appears that this is Ellen Page week, here at The Film Philosopher. This will be the third review, of a film starring Ms. Page, on the site, this week and given that she has become a versatile, well-rounded actress tha...
 
7.5

 
 
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Netflix Recommendation: ‘Let Us Prey’

Set in a small town, ‘Let Us Prey’ is the story of one man’s journey to make wrongdoers pay for their sins, and how everyone’s past will catch up to them sooner-or-later. Never getting into the territory...
 
7.3