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  • Maximum Overdrive

    Maximum Overdrive


    Not quite as terrible as I expected, but still far from good. The beginning is actually quite fun and entertaining: lots of action, gory kills and "wtf!" moments. But then it slows down and becomes really quite boring for a long time. Still a fairly enjoyable piece of trash cinema.

  • Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Spider-Man: Homecoming


    How hard is it to get Spiderman right? Jon Watts makes a good effort: he manages to brings us the funny, joking Spidey we know form the comics, who fights against small-time crooks and has to miss al the fun stuff cause he has to be Spider-man. But still... I don't wanna see a young, hot aunt May. I don't wanna see Spidey with some hi-tech suit made by Iron Man. I don't wanna see literally every member of Spideys…

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  • Brimstone



    Way too long for basically a very thin story, Brimstone is a movie that thinks it has something to say, but doesn't really. Instead of using it's runtime of 138 minutes to give us fleshed out characters, it mainly just numbs it's audience with excessive amounts of violent suffering to bring a worn-out point across, which doesn't work at all.

    The events on-screen don't happen in chronological order, and this is not only confusing, but it also makes a lot…

  • Life



    I was looking forward to ALIEN: COVENANT. After seeing LIFE, I'm pretty much convinced we now already have the best ALIEN-sequel we could hope for. It might not be a xenomorph, but it more than does the job: highly suspenseful, tightly scripted and technically impressive. Go see it.