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  • The Spy Who Dumped Me

    The Spy Who Dumped Me

    ★★★★

    My husband: I have to watch The Spy Who Dumped Me and Oceans 8 for the podcast this week.
    Me: Oh, I wanted to see Oceans 8. Spy Who Dumped Me? Ew, looks dumb.
    Husband: Okay, I’ll get Spy out of the way now.
    Me: Cool, I’m going to bed soon anyway.

    Dear Reader, I did not go to bed soon. I watched the whole dang movie, and found it funny, exciting, and highly enjoyable. I did not watch Oceans 8, which he said was the correct choice.

  • Ralph Breaks the Internet

    Ralph Breaks the Internet

    ★★★★

    My five-year-old’s review: “That was REALLY long and REALLY scary.” But she liked it.

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  • Iron Man 2

    Iron Man 2

    ★★

    I figured I'd go ahead and watch this before The Avengers comes out, since I had missed it in theatres the year it came out. "Missed" isn't the right word. I heard bad things about it and opted not to go. And yeah, this movie is pretty boring, especially for an action movie. There are only like two and a half actual action scenes in it.

    The first hour or so I was kind of bored stiff - there were…

  • The Smiling Lieutenant

    The Smiling Lieutenant

    Film 2 for the Letterboxd Season Challenge. The other films I plan to watch for the challenge are here.

    Week 2: 1930s Musicals
    Challenge: Watch an unseen 1930s musical.

    We're totally in my wheelhouse doing 1930s musicals, so much so that I had to go much more obscure than the Fred/Ginger and Busby Berkeley films many other Challengers are doing (though if you haven't seen those, that's absolutely the way to go). Instead I went for a Pre-Code Lubitsch/Chevalier musical…