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  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • You've Got Mail
  • The Sting
  • The Blues Brothers

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  • The Batman

    ★★½

  • Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem

  • Sing 2

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  • The Batman

    The Batman

    ★★½

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

    Mixed feelings across the board. It’s worth a watch.

    I think the weakest part of this film was Batman himself. I find it easy not to be compelled by a superhero as a character, but in particular here I thought they failed to give us a reason to care about Bruce, just relying on previous audience investment. 

    Certain things felt a bit gratuitous, drawing the movie out. It would’ve been easy for them to tighten this film up by an…

  • Sing 2

    Sing 2

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

    Most kids movies these days are made well enough for an adult to appreciate. I felt like the initial motivation for the characters to be booked elsewhere when they own a theater was never made clear, and I was a bit bothered by that.

    I was pretty disappointed by the missed opportunity with the Clay Calloway character. I didn’t bother to go over the cast list ahead of time to see he was played by Bono, and the character himself was…

  • Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time

    Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time

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

    This sucks. Don’t watch rebuild. 

    The first movie is just a worse version of a few show episodes. 

    The second is the only actually interesting or good one. 

    The third is mercifully short, doesn’t make a lot of sense, does a better job of characterizing Kaworu, but could set up an interesting conclusion…

    Then there’s this mess. 

    The first act is a too-long action scene in the post-apocalypse with lots of new rules they never explain about the world. Then…

  • Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone

    Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone

    Uh it’s just the first six episodes of the show again with worse voice acting like