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  • The Great Wall

    The Great Wall

    ★★★

    Power-Rangers-esque Chinese Army vs. Giant Lizard Monsters! Also, Matt Damon and William Dafoe are there for some reason.

  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★★

    An extremely fun run through over 50 years of Batman history, put together with the same sense of manic humor which made The Lego Movie so fun.

    The first half is better than the second. Without the requirements to do anything but set-up the world, the start of the film is free to do just luxuriate in Batman iconography, resulting in the very infectious feeling that everyone involved with the film is just having an awful lot of fun. The…

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  • You Only Live Twice

    You Only Live Twice

    ★★★½

    Straight-forward action and adventure, written by Roald Dahl who is such a perfect fit for something like James Bond. A few plotholes, particularly surrounding the resolution, but enjoyable nonetheless.

  • Persona

    Persona

    ★★★½

    A fascinating look into the themes of identity and reality, or more specifically the lack of it that everyone goes through more than once in their lives. The entire film is vague in whatever any of it means, leaving most of it's characters up to personal interpretation, mirroring it's (highly Jungian) message of personality being a constantly evolving idea comprised largely out of a person's surroundings rather than the person themselves. Out of the two main characters, I believe one…