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  • Blade of the Immortal

    Blade of the Immortal

    ★★½

    PFF 26

    It's like SCOTT PILGRIM meets a Dynasty Warriors game.

  • Gemini

    Gemini

    ★★★

    PFF 26

    I believe this is my first Katz film, and I recall being a bit dismissive of his more recent works, but damn did this impress me. Though it doesn't exactly stick the landing, and exists as a SPRING BREAKERS-like/DRIVE-like that style does work for me, especially with the number of high quality performances at the core. There's a little bit of comedy, blending elements of different genres to create a dreamy noir, but it's mostly used to add…

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  • Son of Saul

    Son of Saul

    ★★

    Still wrestling with parts of this, but my biggest hurdle is distinguishing how much I admire it and how much I actually like what the film is doing or the ideas at which it probes. The first portion I can answer pretty confidently, the visual style serving to accentuate the experience and give the viewer a closeness to Saul and his thought process, while also kind of carrying us through the film, the second portion I'm less sure about. The…

  • Deadpool

    Deadpool

    ★½

    The cinematic equivalent of spending an afternoon with a loud fourteen year old bronie inside of a Hot Topic.