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  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    ★★½

    Compared to the previous one, the film lacks all the visual aesthetics that Rian Johnson archived in The Last Jedi. it's poorly written and the characters are more superficial than the last two films.
    one the things that The Last Jedi achieved was the break this idea that star wars heroes must come from an important family, and that the force is an inherited thing, which contradicts the hero type that has been always the core of every mythological story,…

  • 1917

    1917

    ★★★½

    1917 is presented as a one-shot film that revolves around a soldier in WWI, but the film story doesn't serve this one-shot technique, the film did not make sense to me because the war landscape is enormous to be molded into one shot, yet I'd rather see the film with long takes and using cuts and traditional transition than this one-shot technique which I don't believe work within a war landscape or at least if it should work in a…

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  • Velvet Buzzsaw

    Velvet Buzzsaw

    ★★★

    nice story, great cast... b-movies execution, there's major problems with the film considering the editing and the use of music. it feels like a music video, but that the normal feeling with most of Netflix movies! the story is gripping but superficial, the cast is great but the acting is mediocre! we only got to see John Malkovich for few scenes and i still don't understand why. the film needed more thrilling on the writing process, serious acting, better use of music and more depth in general!

  • Stray Dog

    Stray Dog

    ★★★★½

    there's something very charming and sentimental about this film, the gritty post-WWII Japanese atmosphere blended with the stunning cinematography and the visual details remarkably composed in a brilliant way. the sweat drops on the actor's faces or the the rain in the end of the film that washes away the tormented soul of the main character. the film name is Stray Dog which is refer to the thief and murder they are looking for but you feel that the Stray…