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I Came Here to Chew Bubblegum and Review 1988’s They Live for The Village Voice

In "They Live," special Wayfarers reveal the subtext of the industrialized world.

In “They Live,” special Wayfarers reveal the subtext of the industrialized world.

It’s just a capsule review, but any excuse to revisit this terrific low-budget, high-concept sci-fi flick is a good one. I prefer this over more beloved John Carpenter flicks like The Thing and Escape from New York.