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  • Life

    Life

    ★★

    "Life" is a completely generic Alien rip-off, which wastes it's talented cast, and also steals from multiple space hits that have come out over the last five years. Even more pathetic was it's attempt to throw in some flimsy "twists", in order to craft its own identity. Avoid at all costs.

  • Song to Song

    Song to Song

    ★★★★★

    "Song to Song" was, for me, easily Malick's most emotionally resonant and powerful effort since "Tree of Life". Part of that may be a purely personal thing. The film was shot in Austin, TX... a place I only live a few hours away from and am pretty familiar with. So to see these people wander around this beautiful place, that is so close to my heart, and bear their souls, and express so many feelings that I felt I could…

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  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice

    ★★★★★

    I can't quite grasp what I just saw... but it felt good.

  • The Nice Guys

    The Nice Guys

    ★★★★

    Saw this tonight at a special advance screening thanks to the Alamo Drafthouse! There was a simulcast Q&A with the cast and director afterwards, and I was lucky enough to get my question asked via Twitter. I even got to see the moderator butcher my last name right in front of Crowe and the Gos! The movie itself was pretty solid. It's a really fun 70's noir, and Crowe and Gosling are an awesome and hilarious duo. I don't know…