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  • Sonic the Hedgehog

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    ★★★★

    If you had told me when I was a kid that we'd be getting a live-action Sonic movie, I would have flipped out. If you had told me a year ago that said movie would be actually good, I also would have flipped out. Seeing two video game movies based on franchises I love and grew up with come out to positive reviews within a year of each other makes me so, so happy.

    This movie isn't incredible, but it…

  • The Muppet Christmas Carol

    The Muppet Christmas Carol

    ★★★★

    One of my favorite Christmas movies, and my favorite adaptation of A Christmas Carol. Michael Caine is perfect - well, singing and dancing aside.

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  • The Little Matchgirl

    The Little Matchgirl

    ★★★½

    Ever felt like being sad on Christmas Eve? This short is for you. (In all seriousness though, it's pretty beautiful.)

  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

    Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

    ★★★★

    I'm not going to deny this movie has flaws. But man, I love The Phantom Menace. For every bit of clunky dialogue or mediocre acting, there's a beautiful piece of architecture, an incredible score, a thrilling and visually stunning action sequence, or a new detail that expands the Star Wars universe (not always for the better, but I digress.) Darth Maul! Podracing! Droids! So many great things. I also grew up with this movie more than any other Star Wars, so it holds a special place in my heart.