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  • Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

    Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

    ★★★½

    Way too many characters to get your head around, but perseverance makes it pay off. It is also awesome to see Lenny McLean and Vinnie Jones as double tough guys.

  • Live by Night

    Live by Night

    ★★½

    Elle Fanning tries so hard to escalate a film that barely skims the rich source material. Should've been a limited series.

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  • Boyhood

    Boyhood

    ★★★★★

    Public Service Announcement - if I read the words "gimmick" and "Boyhood" in one sentence, I will unfollow you.

    I am fine with people disliking the film for legitimate reasons, but people who call it a gimmick straight up don't understand cinema and are not worth my time.

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    ★★

    1. Batman v Superman feels like one of those films your friend made and you want so badly to ignore all the bad stuff and point out the good with compliment sandwiches.

    2. Ben Affleck is a badass Batman. I wish there had been more of him. He is just not around enough. He's fine as Bruce Wayne but I wanted to see more of them. The best scene in the movie is where he's throwing down against those Russian…