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  • The Last of the Mohicans

    The Last of the Mohicans

    ★★

    Slightly disappointing, historical epic with a romantic sub plot (which I'm not a big fan of). I didn't hate the film but it was surprisingly bland. Daniel Day-Lewis is good as usual but this performance is not one of his most memorable ones. Again, I think the best part of the film is the score. A pity, as I had high expectations for this.

  • Trespass Against Us

    Trespass Against Us

    ★★★

    A crime-drama about a family of outlaws. The story falls a bit flat but at least they got Brendan Gleeson and Michael Fassbender playing father and son. Quite an excellent combo which saves a lot. Other strengths include some beautiful imagery and the score written by The Chemical Brothers.

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  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    ★★★★★

    A classic. One of the greatest westerns of all time. One of the coolest films ever made.

    The last thirty minutes are just out of this world...

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    ★★★★★

    What a wonderful rewatch. I always enjoyed the story, which is fast-paced and constantly amusing, but this time I was more invested in the characters and found the ending more moving than I did the first time around. I like Wes Anderson's visual style and Robert Yeoman's camerawork very much in this one, and the dialogue is fantastic. Ralph Fiennes is great, and I think M. Gustave is his finest role in years. This is my favorite Wes Anderson film so far. Easily.