my ratings kinda jank, but:
0.5-2.5 star = not recc
3-3.5 = I enjoyed it, but..
4-5 = my faves
The Terminator 1984
As good as I remember watching it when I was like 10
Visceral, visually captivating, ruthlessly entertaining, Whiplash is one of the best movies I've seen in a while.
I saw this movie with pretty high expectations, from all the reviews and word-of-mouth testimonies that I have encountered. I can say that I am satisfied. Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons really pushed their roles to the limit. Just from sitting transfixed at the screen, I myself experienced the same kind of pain and hardship that the protagonist faced, and the unrelenting, merciless…
Transformers: Age of Extinction 2014
Yeeekk. This was probably the worst of the transformers movies. It was long, bloated, and full of the most unnecessary plot points I've ever seen. This extremely long movie surrounded a pretty convoluted, messy screenplay..and if we take away all that time wasted on the useless boyfriend, the teen-adult talks, debates about pedophilia, uncalled-for racism, and other Michael Bayisms, we would've had a less tiring film to watch. The Transformers series is so tired out by now. I'd give this…