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  • My Cousin Rachel

    My Cousin Rachel

    ★★

    Weisz could do this role in her sleep, but it didn't make this any less dull.

  • Vegas in Space

    Vegas in Space

    ★★★★

    “What about danger? Will we be safe?”

    “Is life safe, Sheila?”

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  • The Avengers

    The Avengers

    ★★★★★

    OK, we’re going very spoiler free here (it’s still about a month before it comes out). However, I’ll say this: This movie has everything.

    Whedon has mastered the ensemble film, every character gets to have their moment (or several). Each has there own voice that never feels forced. Cap sounds like Cap from his film, Thor like Thor, Stark like the Iron Man 1 Tony we all fell in love with. Loki is impressive and I have no idea what…

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite

    ★★★★

    This may end up being one of my favorite films of the year, probably because the parts are so good. From the costumes, to the art direction, the editing, the cinematography, the acting, it’s all there... 

    But...

    The last 15 minutes of the film falls apart. Characters act in a way that either feels out of place, or beyond their capacity from what we’ve been shown before. It’s almost as if character motivating scenes have been removed or were not…