Still, as we roll into August, excellent movies continue to see the light of day, even if it is via VOD rather than in theaters. In the past month, cinephiles have been blessed with excellent fiction and non-fiction features from here and abroad, reconfirming that despite our new COVIDcreated distribution paradigm, there remains a steady stream pun intended of great offerings for audiences of all tastes. Shannon Hoon died much too young when, on October 21, , the year-old Blind Melon singer suffered a fatal drug overdose on his tour bus. Using cheery smiles and go-getter glares to conceal profound depths of resentment, ambition and greed, Hugh Jackman gives the performance of his career as Roslyn, Long Island public school superintendent Dr. Frank Tassone in Bad Education. The director lays out the myriad forces at play in this ostensibly picture-perfect milieu in exacting detail, and his preference for longer takes means that the focus remains squarely on his performers.
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