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  • Train to Busan

    Train to Busan

    ★★★★

    Train to Busan follows the story of a workaholic father reluctantly taking his estranged daughter to visit her mother/his ex-wife in Busan, South Korea. As the title suggests, they take the train there.

    The beginning part of the film does a great job of setting up the characters. Although it can feel a bit forced or melodramatic at times, the drama and relationships helps to raise the film above the usual zombie movie fare.

    There were three major things that…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    ★★★★½

    WIthin the first 5 minutes of Guardians of the Galaxy, I was transported back to the my childhood where I can remember playing video games and watching movies filled with fantasy and adventure.

    I had a similar feeling when I watched John Carter back in 2012. Unfortunately that film didn't go over so well with audiences but judging by the box office numbers of this film, I think it'll do much better.

    I love that fact that regular movie goers…

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    ★★★★★

    Just got back from watching Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and I loved it.

    It had all the elements of a big blockbuster but it also felt like a film focused around it's characters and the study of conflict. I felt that in a way, the film dissected and exposed the cause of hatred and war in our world. If you've seen the original 1968 Planet of the Apes then you know how things end up but it's…