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  • Split



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

    I think my first viewing of this movie last year was tarnished by the fact that I hadn’t seen Unbreakable, which is why I had such a WTF reaction to the final third. On this rewatch I have much more admiration than before and it was admittedly fun picking up details I didn’t see before.

    I really can’t wait for David Dunn to face off against The Horde and Mr. Glass next year!

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi


    Rian Johnson you are completely forgiven for Looper. Well done on not fully catering to fan service, too.

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