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  • Abominable

    Abominable

    ★★½

    Meh. The animation was really pretty but I just couldn't get into the story. The more the film went into Everest's magic, the less connected I felt.

    Young kids probably like it just fine though so what I do know.

  • Raya and the Last Dragon

    Raya and the Last Dragon

    ★★½

    This is an absolutely gorgeous movie. Truly beautiful to look at and if I were rating it on aesthetics alone, it'd be a 5/5. But I'm not. And there was just entirely too much in this that had me rolling my eyes: kingdoms at war, shape shifting, fantasy creatures (beyond just the expected dragons), a fucking magic rock, and even fart humor. Ugh. Also, Raya is an idiot and the film's entire plot revolves around her doing something utterly stupid,…

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  • Pain and Glory

    Pain and Glory

    ★★★★

    Leading up to awards season, I was vaguely aware of this film and of the accolades Antonio Banderas had been receiving for his performance in this semi-autobiographical Pedro Almodóvar flick. I didn't, however, know anything of Almodóvar's life and had previously seen only Tie Me Up, Tie Me Down (which I was not especially fond of) and The Skin I Live In (which I loved).

    I didn't really know what to expect, but I given the subjects of those other…

  • The Matrix

    The Matrix

    This film was released in theaters in the spring of my senior year of high school. My friends and classmates absolutely raved about it. So I watched it. 

    With its slick costumes, Sci-Fi premise, slow-motion stunts, characters with names like "Neo," "Trinity," "Cypher," and "Morpheus," and a soundtrack that features the likes of Prodigy, Rage Against the Machine, Massive Attack, and Rob Zombie, The Matrix came off to me then as tryhard "hey, look how edgy I am!" bulls***. I…