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  • Blackfish



    Last night I had a peculiar dream about killer whales, and therefore really felt the need to see this superb documentary again. As with the previous times I've viewed it, it's a brutally difficult watch and often terrifying but completely gripping. Leave these gorgeous, intelligent creatures alone.

  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    To All the Boys I've Loved Before


    American high school films are like science fiction to me. The events and images presented on screen are so unfamiliar and alien to my own experiences that I can't help but watch in fascination and wonder (and often terror).

    To All The Boys I've Loved Before is the latest in a line of high school movies that I've enjoyed. While this doesn't have the wit or gloriously bitter edge used by The Edge of Seventeen or Easy A, it makes…

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  • Back in Time

    Back in Time


    How do you make a documentary about Back To The Future boring? I don't know, but this manages it. Way, way too much focus on fans with no really interesting stories about the making of the films themselves.

  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

    Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them


    This really isn't that great, is it?