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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi


    Still as fabulous the second time around. I didn't mind the whole casino thing that much anymore, though it's still the weakest part of the film.
    What I love is how it completely plays with our expectations and throws every fan theory out of the window. Just to do something completely different. Rian is not playing it safe and he's all the better for it.

    Also the send-off for Luke is fucking awesome. When you have to go, do it like a boss!

  • Coco



    Warning. Do not watch this movie in an emotionally unstable state. Because the finale will make you cry. A lot.

    Honestly, the first act felt a bit too long. It did a nice job introducing everyone. But I didn't really get into the story. The whole family hating music? That felt a bit far fetched...

    But the movie picked up after that and I had a fantastic time. The time you enter the land of the dead it becomes a…

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  • Logan



    Initially I wasn't sold on the Logan concept. The first trailer looked like a low budget indie film with Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart in it.
    It looked more like that kind of film you find on Netflix one day and wonder "how did those 2 end up in this?".

    But as often I stand corrected. James Mangold has outdone himself. This film is simply a masterpiece.
    I'm a huge comic book fan, deeply invested in lore and characters and…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2


    I knew and loved the Guardians even before the first movie was announced. So I was filled with joy and terror when Vol. 1 came along. Could it live up to the characters? It's way to bonkers to work as a live action film.
    But James Gunn delivered a really great origin story for Quill, Gamora, Rocket, Groot and Drax. Vol. 1 does have it's flaws (boring villian like most all Marvel movies, almost too typical origin story setup and…