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How to Watch a Movie Like a Film Critic

Advice from the pros on what to look for

Photo by Krists Luhaers on Unsplash

Awards season can feel like showing up for the first day of school without doing the summer reading: Your friends are talking character development, plot, conflict — and you’re left in the dark, suddenly wishing you’d put in a little more effort.

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Allie Volpe

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Writes about lifestyle, trends, and pop psychology for The Atlantic, New York Times, Rolling Stone, Playboy, Washington Post, and more.

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