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  • Back to the Future
  • The Prince of Egypt
  • The Shining
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  • Sing a Bit of Harmony

    ★★★★★

  • The House

    ★★★★½

  • Riverdance: The Animated Adventure

    ★★★

  • Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

    ★★★

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  • Sing a Bit of Harmony

    Sing a Bit of Harmony

    ★★★★★

    Quick thoughts:

    Sing a Bit of Harmony is a science fiction musical anime film co-produced by J.C. Staff and Funimation, directed by Yasuhiro Yoshiura from a screenplay he co-wrote with Ichirō Ōkouchi. A mysterious girl named Shion transfers to Keibu High School, where she quickly becomes popular due to her open-hearted personality and exceptional athletic talent. However, she's secretly an AI in the testing phase. I don't know if people are ready for the wallop this movie packs, especially if…

  • The House

    The House

    ★★★★½

    Quick thoughts:

    The House is a British stop-motion adult animated anthology film comprised of three short films written by Enda Walsh and directed by Emma de Swaef & Marc James Roels, Niki Lindroth von Bahr, and Paloma Baeza. The shorts span across different time periods and characters: a poor family from the countryside, a developer in the city, and a landlord somewhere out in the water.

    Part I, titled And heard within, a lie is spun, does a great job of…

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  • The Gift

    The Gift

    ★★★★★

    Question: what attracts actors to the idea of directing? My theory is that they spend so much time in front of the camera that they start to develop a good sense of how to bring out the best performances in other actors! It's what makes movies directed by Woody Allen, Clint Eastwood and Ben Affleck so great, and hopefully the same can be said about the upcoming directing career of Joel Edgerton, so also wrote, produced and stars in The…

  • Only the Brave

    Only the Brave

    ★★★★★

    For as much as people like to treat Sony Pictures as the laughing stock of the film industry, they've actually had a pretty good year in 2017. Baby Driver and Spider-Man Homecoming were two of the biggest hits of the summer, and this month critics are raving about Blade Runner 2049 (a co-production with Warner Bros. and Alcon Entertainment). Tonight's feature was something quite powerful, based on a true story. Through hope, determination, sacrifice and the drive to protect families…