Twice Cut Review: Cartel Land

The cartels did a deal with the shadow men

Cartel Land opens with a mystical jungle scene where “cooks” conjure crystal meth in billowing clouds of smoke. “We will keep doing it for as long as God allows it”, they say. Thus we know that this will be a beautiful, cinematic film about the horrors of the, unstoppable, drug trade on the US Mexican […]

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#filmswelove – Full Metal Jacket

Ollie here: I recently spent a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon re-watching Kubrick’s Vietnam epic Full Metal Jacket. It’s been a long time since I saw it last, but it was a pleasure to be reacquainted with Gny. Sgt. Hartman and to let his lovingly crafted insults wash over me like a cascade of vitriol. I cringed afresh […]

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