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  • The Mummy

    The Mummy

    ★★★★

    I'm biased because of nostalgia, but even still, The Mummy is an entertaining romp with enough humor and horror to keep things interesting.

  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    ★★

    Let Guy Ritchie make a Guy Ritchie movie where it's all stylish exposition, flashback, and montage with brash/clever humor instead of bad cgi and grim storytelling because the former was the best parts of King Arthur: Legend of the Sword.

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  • Stoker

    Stoker

    ★★★★½

    It seems that any other director would not be able to handle Stoker's subject matter without making it feel gratuitous. Chan-wook Park somehow manages to handle Stoker's deeply disturbing material, but makes it so beautiful. I had not expected to be as put-off by some of the material in this film, but because it is all handled with such grace I found it a lot easier to get over.

    There is a predator/prey motif apparent in Stoker that is very…

  • Rashomon

    Rashomon

    ★★★★★

    My life will be defined by pre-Rashomon and post-Rashomon.