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  • BlacKkKlansman

    BlacKkKlansman

    ★★★★

    Coming off the heels of CHI-RAQ, a *great* Spike Lee joint, BLACKkKLANSMAN makes it 2-for-2 regarding Lee's "comeback" (if you will) after a decade of being hit or miss.

    As a farce of sorts, this film is hysterical. The casting of John David Washington and Adam Driver is brilliant. The two work so well together, ironically given that neither of them try to mimic one another at all, yet they're supposed to be the "same" person. It just makes the…

  • Malcolm X

    Malcolm X

    ★★★★

    Spike Lee does some magic with this film. It's long, had every chance to be preachy, and yet Lee aims for balance in the film's themes and characterization. Denzel is at the very top of his game. Great film that has earned its reputation.

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  • Nightcrawler

    Nightcrawler

    ★★★★½

    This is the Jake Gyllenhaal show. Or you could argue that it's the Louis Bloom show because Gyllenhaal just disappears. His performance is absolutely unreal and is arguably the best of his career. Louis is creepy, disturbing but also incredibly compelling from beginning to end.

    Dan Gilroy's direction is immaculate. Incredible pacing, fantastic sound design and the cinematography is maybe the best I've seen all year. Robert Elswit is great utilizing LA's night light's, neon blares and illumination that almost…

  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice

    ★★★★½

    You should see this movie. Like this weekend.