Author Archive: Jerry Roberts

Jerry Roberts is a film critic and operator of two websites, Armchair Cinema and Armchair Oscars.

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Binging the Star Wars Ten-ology

Binging the Star Wars Ten-ology

There once was a time when a Star Wars fan could comfortably seat himself in his or her living room and veg on the entire Star Wars trilogy over the course of a lazy Sunday.  Now, you need an entire weekend.  Maybe a three-day weekend. I have spent several days working my way through all […]

| December 13, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #29. Creed (2015)

The Best Films of the Decade: #29. Creed (2015)

In just 18 Days the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to #1. […]

| December 13, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #30. Arrival (2016)

The Best Films of the Decade: #30. Arrival (2016)

Two weeks from today, the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to […]

| December 12, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #31. Somewhere (2010)

The Best Films of the Decade: #31. Somewhere (2010)

In just 20 days, the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to […]

| December 11, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #32. Hereditary (2018) and Midsommar (2019)

The Best Films of the Decade: #32. Hereditary (2018) and Midsommar (2019)

In just 21 days, the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to […]

| December 10, 2019
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One Child Nation (2019)

One Child Nation (2019)

It is never expressly stated but I have reason to think that the documentary One Child Nation could be a subtext for America’s divided attitudes about abortion.  Yes, of course, this is an in-depth look into China’s one-child policy that lasted from 1979 to 2015, about how it was sold and how it was implemented […]

| December 9, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #33. I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

The Best Films of the Decade: #33. I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

In just 23 days, the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to […]

| December 9, 2019
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The Best Films of the Decade: #34. Melancholia (2011)

The Best Films of the Decade: #34. Melancholia (2011)

In just 24 days, the decade will come to a close and so for movie lovers like me it is an opportunity to look over the decade of movies that are left behind. Over the next few weeks I am going to count down the best films of the past 10 years from #40 to […]

| December 8, 2019
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