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  • The Death of Stalin

    The Death of Stalin


    One of the funniest movies I've seen in years, and possibly the best political comedy since "Dr. Strangelove."

  • Annihilation



    I can't decide if "Annihilation" is beautifully horrific or horrifically beautiful; maybe it's both. I do know that I loved it - particularly its riveting final act, which actually EARNS the comparisons being made to Kubrick's "2001" (a rare thing).

    It's also a movie that begs to be seen more than once, and one that I'm sure will not be universally loved - or even liked - by audiences. If you dug "Arrival," or maybe even "Stalker" (though Alex Garland…

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  • Transformers: The Last Knight

    Transformers: The Last Knight


    In his poignant ode to simplicity, Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight" captures the sensation of how technology can lead to alienation in a way that hasn't been achieved since Radiohead's "OK Computer."

    Working from a meticulously crafted and deeply personal script by Art Marcum, Matt Holloway and Ken Nolan (story by Akiva Goldsman, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway and Ken Nolan), Bay shows us the many ways we and our planet have been changed by runaway science - transformed, if…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver


    Tyler Durden: Oh, I get it. It's very clever.
    Narrator: Thank you.
    Tyler Durden: How's that working out for you?
    Narrator: What?
    Tyler Durden: Being clever.
    Narrator: ... Great.
    Tyler Durden: Keep it up, then

    A snippet of that "Fight Club" scene plays during "Baby Driver," and it kind of sums up my feelings about the movie. I liked it just fine, but I feel like it was made for me to love it, and I didn't. It's unquestionably well-crafted…