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  • Superman

    Superman

    ★★★★★

    "That's a bad out-fit!"

    [Extended TV version]

  • Lady Bird

    Lady Bird

    ★★★★

    What am I, made of stone?

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  • Trainwreck

    Trainwreck

    ★★★

    I believe it was Howard Hawks who said "A good movie is a handful of reasonably funny scenes and like eight garbage improv-y momentum-killing ones, and a bunch of cameos, whatever, I don't know."

  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★½

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

    For some context, the original is one of my all-time favorite movies, and the almost-three-hours of this wasn't nearly enough for me, frankly, for both the ways in which it very much is BLADE RUNNER and very much isn't. Just as much, if not a lot more, of a jawdroppingly gorgeous, absurdly portentous, meticulously designed hypno-drone than its progenitor, but this also upends its legacy in ways that will confound a lot of people and which I found highly rewarding.…