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  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Hunt for the Wilderpeople 2016

    ★★★★½ Added

    TuPac the dog, Sam the Bushman, and the Wilderpeople. The "What We Do In the Shadows" director Taika Waititi comes back with another fresh comedy that does not disappoint. Broken down by chapters we follow the journey and the relationship of Ricky Baylor (Julian Dennison) and Hector Faulkner (Sam O'Neil). There parts are iconic and like any buddy comedy, we enjoy the ride. Probably the funniest scene is when Hector's wife slaughters the pig. A bit raw, but I was…

  • Morris From America

    Morris From America 2016

    ★★★★ Added

    Chad Hartigan's "Morris from America" is a gem of a film. I missed this one at Sundance and glad I got the opportunity to see it soon after. Craig Robinson (The Office) goes out of his usual range and plays a more dramatic role as Craig Gentry and does a phenomenal job. The real heart of the film comes from Markees Christmas who plays Morris Gentry, the son of Craig's character, a rapping, head bopping kid from the Bronx who…

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  • Ex Machina

    Ex Machina 2015

    ★★★★★ Added 2

    Oh Ava, a different twist on the femme fatale . . . More like a frightening twist, there were a lot of frightening things about this film, and at the same time entertaining. But when you think about how close this scifi film shadows our reality, it will scare the shit out of you. I got goosebumps at the end and felt the brilliance of Alex Garland, this film got the full 5 stars, looking forward to what's next for Garland :)

  • Beginners

    Beginners 2010

    ★★★★★ Added

    This film I now the most relate to in terms of relationships. How perfect looking at the dysfunction of being normal and how best to let go and live. This film is beautifully expressed through a graphic designer's (Ewan McGregor) eyes through photographs, drawings, and spray paint. Christopher Plummer is perfection in his role as a gay activist coming out late to the party and making up for lost time. Melanie Laurent and Ewan McGregor are beautifully vulnerable. This film…