‘Get Out’ is one of the best films of the year

‘Get Out’ is one of the best films of the year

By Matt Fleming. There are several instances during Get Out that visually reference Kendrick Lamar’s video for the song “Swimming Pools,” moments when a black man is suspended in encompassing emptiness, fully devoid of control. Whereas the song is a treatise on...
‘Split’ an exceptionally misguided Shyamalan joint

‘Split’ an exceptionally misguided Shyamalan joint

By Elford Alley. Is it appropriate to depict a character struggling with Dissociative Identity Disorder in a film that juggles multiple tones, most of which are decidedly sinister? Continuing the Shyamalan-aissance at his own peril, M. Night follows The Visit (a damn...