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  • Charlie Countryman

    Charlie Countryman

    ★★★★★

    I can't believe the ratings this film is getting from a lot of people. From start to finish I absolutely loved everything about it. To use the fantastical elements of the film as an excuse to dislike it is ridiculous as they are very simple to accept and do not interfere with the film. It was beautifully filmed and all the characters had a personality which allowed you to understand the reasoning behind certain events, unlike some other films. To…

  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

    Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

    ★½

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

    The idea is interesting, however something like this is extremely difficult to recreate on the screen and thus this film falters throughout. At points it traverses beyond the fantastical into the hilarious. I found that the progression from young man with revenge on his mind to seasoned vampire hunter was far too quick and easy for our protagonist, creating some (unintentionally?) comical moments. The film has it's own take on the abilities granted to the commonly romanticised vampire, granting them…