• Malignant

    Malignant

    This movie is trash and I love it! It's weird and fun and makes great use of clichés in ways that don't feel tired. Even when you know what's coming, it's played in a way that is really enjoyable.

    It's a perfect example of a movie that knows exactly what it is and leans into its tropes hard, but the ride is so much fun that you won't care.

  • The Tomorrow War

    The Tomorrow War

    ★★

    There's a good story in here somewhere, but this movie isn't it. There's elements that might have made a captivating and interesting film, but the execution here just feels empty and soulless. Almost no effort is made to make you care about the characters.

    I feel like the acting was pretty decent; everyone is trying their hardest to deliver poorly written lines with earnestness but it just doesn't work. The movie wants me to see moments as important because it…

  • Contagion

    Contagion

    ★★★★★

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

    The first time I watched this movie, it felt a little overdramatic or perhaps extreme. It seemed too far-fetched for all of the things in this movie to happen. After living through a major pandemic, rewatching this movie resonates in how predictive it was. A team of infections disease experts worked with the producers to assist in the accuracy. If you were to create a checklist of all the events in this movie, real-life would hit nearly every single point.…