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The Art of Self-Defense Makes A Menacing Joke Of Toxic Masculinity – Riot Material
Reviewed by Kristy Puchko You probably think you can kick Jesse Eisenberg’s ass. Which makes him perfectly cast as the protagonist of The Art of Self-Defense, a dark comedy exploring the allure and dangers of toxic masculinity. Writer/director Riley Stearns applies a crisp and dark sense of humor to a low-key thriller about one man’s …