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  • There Will Be Blood

    There Will Be Blood

    ★★★★★

    The Social Network (1902)

  • The Gentlemen

    The Gentlemen

    ★★★★½

    Just a damn good time at the movies.


    This is proper masculinity porn with all of Guy Ritchie's hallmarks:
    • Quirky dialogue spoken by a talented cast, all playing enormous, larger-than-life criminals.
    • Exceptional, well-paced editing
    • Great soundtrack
    • Dark, insensitive humor
    • Another great chase sequence
    • Immaculate wardrobe and production design

    It's far from being perfect, but it's exactly what it aims to be: witty entertainment.

    However, it's bittersweet because it's also the same song that Guy Ritchie has been coming back to for the last 20+ years.
    But god damn if this isn't one of his best outings.

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    Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

    I find that the best stand-up comedians (and this is purely preference/taste) always tend to be writers of social observations. They see the exact same things as the rest of us, reinterpret it, and throw it back at the audience in a new light, ideally for laughs. 


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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★★

    A rewatch inspired by Quentin Tarantino's recent appearance on the Rewatchables Podcast where he lists this as his #2 favorite film of the 2010's. I highly recommend giving it a listen as well as a fresh look at this film if you haven't lately.