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  • Billy Jack

    Billy Jack

    ★★★½

    Several scenes of insufferable hippies doing the usual hippie stuff.
    But, some pretty solid acting all around, and a film willing to explore its own potential hypocrisy, which is rare.
    Imagine if EASY RIDER starred Charles Bronson and you've got a pretty good idea of what BILLY JACK is like.

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★

    Rian Johnson’s STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI is more than just a worthy entry in the series. It might just feature some of the most complex character developments of any film in the STAR WARS franchise. Johnson effectively deepens each relationship, both past and present, until we are left with perhaps the most tragically human STAR WARS film so far. The inner conflict, the reluctant strength, the self loathing, the moments of triumph; Johnson incorporates the various shades of human…

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  • The Case for Christ

    The Case for Christ

    ★★★½

    Jon Gunn’s THE CASE FOR CHRIST manages to accomplish what so many Christian films have failed to do. While so few of the characters found in modern Christian films ever really register as real, flesh-and-blood human beings, THE CASE FOR CHRIST is peopled with flawed, struggling characters who live in the same world as the rest of us. That combined with the investigative journalistic nature of the story, and we arrive at a film that, while certainly imperfect, is often effective and occasionally even powerful.

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  • 47 Meters Down

    47 Meters Down

    ★½

    47 METERS DOWN makes THE SHALLOWS look like OPEN WATER, OPEN WATER look like JAWS, and JAWS look like the absolute pinnacle of all human endeavor.

    battleshippretension.com/47-meters-down-deep-shit-by-tyler-smith/