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  • Memoirs of a Geisha

    Memoirs of a Geisha

    ★★★½

    Watched this for costume design, which was beautiful, authentic, and excellent. The cinematography made some scenes look like paintings. Absolutely gorgeous.

  • Alita: Battle Angel

    Alita: Battle Angel

    If you were ever wondering what would happened when a ubër film icon like James Cameron inspires a film geek like Robert Rodriguez to direct a futuristic sci-fi manga, this is it. It’s a shame that this oft-delayed visual eye candy will miss most eyes at the box office (just like Scott Pilgrim vs. The World). The storyline is cliche at times. The action scenes are EXCELLENT. The acting is OK, despite having heavy hitters like by Christoph Waltz, Jennifer…

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  • The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    ★★½

    Everything is a whole lot less awesome this time around for me.

    After giving 4.5 stars to the innovative The LEGO Movie and The LEGO Batman Movie I really wish I like this one more. The animation style and awesome one-liners are still there but the story lacked the interesting plot of the two aforementioned movies. That was shown in the decrease in dialogue and increase in musical numbers that were simple (sans Tiffany Haddish's solo number). If anything the…

  • Get Out

    Get Out

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "The black is a better athlete to begin with because he's been bred to be that way..." - Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder

    I am an African-American man. I am faster than you. I am stronger than you. I am cooler than you… at least, that is the perception of many. Some of them may even want to be me, although I can hardly say why. Get Out, the debut film by writer/directorJordan Peele (Keanu), delves into the dangers of that…