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  • Tour de Pharmacy

    Tour de Pharmacy

    ★★★½

    “I can make cheese yo!”

    I absolutely love the sub-genre of mockumentaries. They’re brilliant satire on what is a serious form of reporting and journalism. I think the greater lengths the mockumentary goes to, in order to smudge the line of parody and imitation is brilliant. Here we have a good little fictional parody. Where it’s very clear it’s only loosely based on anything. The wackiness and dick jokes grew old fast, but the actual interviewers lines were brilliant. I…

  • War for the Planet of the Apes

    War for the Planet of the Apes

    ★★★★

    “She has no one else.”

    Finally, after two movies that were not ones I would want to rewatch, the ambitious finale comes to fruit. It feels all worth it to me now.  War is a powerful conclusion to what was becoming a decent tale. I loved the use of setting and location to explain what was happening around them. Andy Serkis was out of his mind her. Just brilliant in emotion and cadence as Caesar. Here, he finally has a…

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  • Children of Men

    Children of Men

    ★★★★½

    “You realize you put the whole mission in jeopardy?”

    Holy hell did I need this pallet cleanser. After an atrocity, I got to witness a damn masterpiece. Cuarón put his foot down and got his vision straight. He knew what he wanted and it shows. I didn’t feel so bad never reading the book or even having heard of it after I realize Cuarón didn’t read it either. This adaptation of a story was brilliant. Just last night I played…

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    ★★★★

    “I shall make a killer out of you yet.”

    Yorgos is back at it with his Greek insanity. In this dosage it appears very tame. Almost losing his bizarre touch I have come to expect. Nonetheless the movie is still brilliant and impeccably made. A few choices I didn’t agree with, but a strong script, music that was excellent, and performances of a lifetime come together for an excellent film. 

    ACTING: Emma Stone is our focal point for the film.…