A.B. Allen

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Favorite films

  • The Matrix Revolutions
  • Born in Flames
  • Maurice
  • We're All Going to the World's Fair

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  • Final Destination 2

  • Dog Day Afternoon

  • Final Destination

  • Scream VI

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  • Final Destination 2

    Final Destination 2

    Extremely goofy and fun. Not the easiest premise to build off of, but 2 does it as well as one could hope. Wish we could see this many flamboyant visual flourishes in a contemporary horror flick. 

    R.I.P. Clear Rivers

    Prime Video
    HD

  • Dog Day Afternoon

    Dog Day Afternoon

    Fantastic, though I’ll need to give it a rewatch when I’m less sleepy cause I was slipping in and out of consciousness during the last twenty or so minutes. Not the movie’s fault, I’m just tired!

    Prime Video
    HD

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  • Knock at the Cabin

    Knock at the Cabin

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Apologies to everyone who already "liked" this log. I've had more thoughts since this morning and want to take the opportunity to share them here, so we're redoing this bad boy from scratch:

    I feel like reviews/conversations foregrounding the “faith vs. reason” element of Knock at the Cabin are sort of missing the actual core conflict of the film. M. Night has made quite a few films about the importance of having faith in something beyond the material: Signs, Unbreakable,…

  • The Matrix Resurrections

    The Matrix Resurrections

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Coming out of this film it was a little hard to pin down exactly what I should say about it. I knew how I felt; elated, yet there's a part of me that felt the urge to talk about whether or not this movie entirely "worked." Which, what does that even mean? It's an easy accusation to throw against a blockbuster or any piece of pop filmmaking that's supposedly "bloated" or "strangely paced" or "too slow" or tonally inconsistent" (which…