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  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

    The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!


    What a hilarious film. This film is how comedy should be done. Best way to describe it is this film is a live action cartoon. 

    I watched this film again after not seeing it for a while and it still was as great as I remembered. I have seen the sequels, but don’t remember them being as good as this. It also helped that I watched another film made by the ZAZ group, Airplane!. With that, I managed to appreciate he…

  • The Thing

    The Thing


    I was satisfied with this film. Definitely one of the best horror films ever made directed by John Carpenter, who made it quite the film.


    Let’s talk about the strongest aspect of this film, the directing. With the directing, it feels very intense by how it is shot, and the decision for most of the film to not have music playing was genius with the type of film this is. 
    The acting by everyone, especially…

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  • Dog Day Afternoon

    Dog Day Afternoon


    What an absolute masterpiece. Directed by Sidney Lumet (12 Angry Men), this film was compelling to watch from start to finish. I first watched it a year ago, but couldn’t really remember the film, but now I see how it stands out.

    First the directing. How Sidney Lumet directs, he makes you feel like you are there during the event, which increases tension and compelling ness about watching the film. Every shot is not wasted in telling this story.


  • The Adventures of Robin Hood

    The Adventures of Robin Hood


    Is it embarrassing to Hollywood that even after 81 years, this still remains the best Robin Hood film. What makes this film stand out from the rest is the acting, the pacing, the writing, the directing and, most importantly, the charm in this film.

    While Errol Flynn might not have been a great guy in real life, he certainly captured the spirit of the character of Robin Hood. Competitive, brave, cocky, caring, and so much more. Olivia de Havilland plays…