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Tommaso Movie Review! JM says, “It’s a sublime self-portrait brought to life by a headlining and award-worthy performance by Willem Dafoe.”

Always an adventurer, Willem Dafoe defies the odds once again with another exceptionally, entertaining and elevated performance. Abel Ferrara’s ferocious semi-autobiographical “Tommaso” is a meticulously mesmerizing performance of a tortured soul. Filmmaker Tommaso (Willem Dafoe) is an American expat living in Rome with his young wife Nikki

Shirley Review! JM says, “Elisabeth Moss magnificently dominates the screen in a towering tour-de-force performance.”

  The tale of Elisabeth Moss’ magnificent year proves she’s no longer invisible and a serious awards contender requiring your immediate attention. “Shirley” is a terrific, transfixing thriller destined to be a timeless auteur masterpiece. Shirley Jackson’s (Elisabeth Moss) unique, unorthodox writing abilities have haunted horror readers with