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  • The Keys of the Kingdom

    The Keys of the Kingdom

    ★★★★

    I honestly didn't know what to expect from this movie, but I ended up loving it. Treats the people of color featured in it with immense respect, and features an Oscar-worthy performance from a very young Gregory Peck.

  • Inherit the Wind

    Inherit the Wind

    ★★★★½

    Dating, intelligently written, and forward-thinking, Inherit the Wind is a fictionalized account of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" that brought the issue of right-wing religious hindrance to science teaching in the classroom to the forefront of the United States' consciousness. In reality, the actual teacher intentionally got himself arrested, acting on behalf of the ACLU in am orchestrated effort to bring these issues to light. In the film, his fictionalized counterpart (who, like everyone else in this film, bears a different…

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  • Chungking Express

    Chungking Express

    ★★★½

    If I came home and found Faye Wong in my apartment, I wouldn't ask questions. I would just believe in god again.

    This movie is good. It isn't the masterpiece everyone seems to deem it to be (in my opinion). I had no idea what I was in for going into it, and perhaps that was for the best. It's another episodic film whose titular corner bodega is the common link between the two main narratives we follow over the…

  • Fight Club

    Fight Club

    ★★★

    The high schooler's art film. I am sick of that trope. It's done to death and rarely provocative. Having said that, I always have fun watching this movie. But its fanboys are atrocious.